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

ItemCostUnited Kingdom
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)GBP 2,250
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsGBP 6,750
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourGBP 225
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)GBP 1,800
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourGBP 200
Audit ClassPer Credit HourGBP 105
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermGBP 170
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearGBP 450

Full Time Status

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


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimeGBP 15
Registration FeePer TermGBP 25
Late Registration FeePer TermGBP 55
Online Course FeePer CourseGBP 20
Technology FeePer TermGBP 75
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearGBP 150
Online Library FeeAnnualGBP 75
Online Library FeePer TermGBP 25
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourGBP 75
Graduation FeeOne-TimeGBP 55
Transcript FeePer InstitutionGBP 10

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 United Kingdom.

Page Last Updated: November 30, 2023

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