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.

2020-21 Schedule of Charges

ItemCostUnited Kingdom
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Term (Block Discount)GBP 1250 (USD 1493.21)
Full-Time BATM Tuition (10.00 – 16.34 Credits)Per Year (Block Discount) – for 3 termsGBP 3750 (USD 4479.62)
Part-Time BATM Tuition (less than 10 Credits)Per Credit HourGBP 125 (USD 149.32)
MDiv TuitionPer Term (full-time of 9 credits)GBP 1250 (USD 1493.21)
MDiv TuitionPer Credit HourGBP 138.89 (USD 165.90)
Audit ClassPer Credit HourGBP 65 (USD 67)
Textbooks (prices may vary)Per TermGBP 100 (USD 119.50)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearGBP 250 (USD 298.64)

Full Time Status

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


Application Fee
(currently waived)
One-TimeGBP 20 (USD 23.90)
Registration FeePer TermGBP 30 (USD 35.84)
Late Registration FeePer TermGBP 65 (USD 77.65)
Online Course FeePer CourseGBP 25 (USD 29.86)
Technology FeePer TermGBP 100 (USD 119.50)
Evangelism Conference and Outreach (price may vary)Per YearGBP 200 (USD 239)
Online Library FeeAnnualGBP 100 (USD 119.50)
Online Library FeePer TermGBP 30 (USD 35.85)
Directed Research FeePer Credit HourGBP 100 (USD 119.50)
Graduation FeeOne-TimeGBP 70 (USD 83.65)
Transcript FeePer InstitutionGBP 25 (USD 29.88)

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: August 17, 2021

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