Financial Fact Sheet 2014-2015


TUITION COSTS

MAR Graduate Tuition-$714 per semester hour
Based on this tuition rate,

  • a student taking 9 hours per semester (qualifying for departmental scholarship) would pay $6,426 in tuition per semester
  • a student taking 6 hours per semester (qualifying for full-time student status) would pay $4,284 in tuition per semester

SCHOLARSHIPS

BGCT Ministry Scholarship
     For eligible students enrolled in the MAR program, the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT [also known as Texas Baptists]) provides ministry scholarship funds in the amount of $100 per semester hour enrolled. For more information and application, click here.
Religion Department MAR Scholarship 
    Students enrolled in 9 or more graduate hours in a semester will be eligible for a departmental scholarship of $1,000 per semester.

For more information on each of these scholarships, please contact the ETBU School of Christian Studies at (903) 923-2180.


STUDENT LOANS

MAR students enrolled in at least 3 semester hours per semester are eligible for unsubsidized Stafford loans.  Students must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov.  These unsubsidized loans do not require repayment until 6 months after the degree is completed or the student is no longer enrolled in at least 3 hours. 
TOTAL FINANCIAL AID PACKAGES:
  Total aid (scholarships & loans) for students enrolled in 9 credit hours in both fall & spring semesters would be up to $23,000 per year.
  Total aid (scholarships & loans) for students enrolled in 6 credit hours in both fall & spring semesters would be up to $18,716 per year.

CLICK HERE for Examples of Possible Financial Packages

For more information on total financial aid packages, please contact the ETBU Financial Aid Office at (903) 923-2138 or click here for more Financial Aid information.


PAYMENT PLANS

ETBU offers a 5-month payment plan for Fall & Spring enrollment.  The first payment would be due on July 31, and then on the last day of August, September, October, and November.  The spring payment plan would begin on December 31, and then on the last day of January, February, March, and April.

For more information on payment plans, please contact the ETBU Business Office at (903) 923-2055.

Although every effort is made to keep the latest information on this page, tuition and fees are subject to change without notification on the web site. For a complete listing of fees, please see the current Catalog or contact the Business Office for more information.