Columbia Theological Seminary

701 S. Columbia Dr, Decatur, GA

Columbia Theological Seminary is a Presbyterian Church affiliated school located in Decatur, GA, which maintains a seminary for individuals seeking to become priests. This school had an enrollment of 300 students last year. Columbia Theological Seminary offers several programs for students to choose from. Listed below are the more popular programs offered:

  • Ministry
  • Theology
  • Religious Education
  • Christian Counseling

To be considered for admissions, applicants may be required to fill out an application, write a personal statement, and submit any transcripts or test scores, which are then studied by admissions officials.

Columbia Theological Seminary also provides services for students including flexible courses for those with irregular schedules, job placement options, and career guidance for students in need of help.

The cost of tuition is around $15,000, but may change per year. Students are asked to use the school's net price calculator to better understand their cost of attendance. Living accommodations are available on-campus for students. The annual cost of housing is around $4,400. This school may offer financial assistance for students that are eligible in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans.

Columbia Theological Seminary has been accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools since 1938. To see more and get consumer disclosures, you can visit

Programs Offered

The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.

Get more information about the programs offered by Columbia Theological Seminary by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $14,000 per year for graduate students
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $510 to $610 per credit hour
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $240

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