Bachelor‘s and Master’s Degrees Available

Advance your skill and knowledge through unique classes, theology and ministry training, and world-class instruction. Our Spirit-filled instructors are selected for their educational expertise, sound biblical theology, concern for students, and years of proven ministry experience. SUM is accredited through WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), a member agency of the International Council for Evangelical Theological Education (ICETE). Our commitment is to help students graduate within 3 years, with a ministry placement, and little to no college debt.

Your degree from SUM:

  1. Prepares you for vocational ministry as pastors, missionaries, evangelists, and teachers.
  2. Offers a specialization in biblical interpretation and theology with a view toward social transformation.
  3. Strengthens your biblical foundation and spiritual formation process.
  4. Fosters academic excellence, spiritual fervor, passion for reaching the lost and equipping the church.
  5. Provides mentoring to mature emotionally, mentally, spiritually and vocationally.
  6. Prepares you for relevant and biblically authentic ministry leadership in diverse cultures and settings.
  7. Prepares you to work collaboratively as part of a leadership structure.
  8. Develops a desire in you for lifelong learning.

2023-24 Schedule of Charges

Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)PHP 9,900
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsPHP 29,700
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourPHP 990
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)PHP 9,900
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourPHP 1,100
Audit ClassPer Credit HourPHP 450
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermPHP 800
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearPHP 1,980

Full Time Status

DegreeFull-Time Credits
Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Ministry10
Master of Divinity9


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimePHP 150
Registration FeePer TermPHP 250
Late Registration FeePer TermPHP 500
Online Course FeePer CoursePHP 200
Technology FeePer TermPHP 800
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearPHP 1,600
Online Library FeeAnnualPHP 750
Online Library FeePer TermPHP 250
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourPHP 800
Graduation FeeOne-TimePHP 500
Transcript FeePer InstitutionPHP 200

Typical Expenses Per Term

Unless otherwise stated, all costs are per trimester. Prices listed here are subject to change and apply to only those who have their primary residence based in the Philippines.

Page Last Updated: November 30, 2023

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