Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary

Also known as Southern Seminary

4201 Main St, Columbia, SC

Southern Seminary, located in Columbia, South Carolina, is an Evangelical Lutheran Church affiliated school that gives individuals an excellent educational opportunity, including religious leadership study through its seminary. This school had an enrollment of 200 students last year. Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary offers several programs for students to choose from. Some of the more popular programs offered for individuals are:

  • Ministry
  • Theology
  • Religious Studies

The admissions process would begin with the submission of an application, student records and any test scores, which are then reviewed by admissions officials.

The cost of this school's tuition is approximately $16,000 annually for the graduate programs offered. The prices may change for a variety of reasons, and as such students should visit the school's price of attendance calculator to get a better idea of their cost of attendance. Student housing may be provided for students that want to live on-campus for around a cost of $3,300 annually. Financial aid may be provided to those that meet the necessary requirements in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools has accredited the education provided by Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary for over sixty-nine years. To read more and get consumer disclosures, please 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.

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

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

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

  • The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $16,000-$20,000 per year
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $680 to $820 per credit hour

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