Northeastern Seminary

Category: Graduate school | State: NY

About Northeastern Seminary

Northeastern Seminary is a graduate school of theology located at Roberts Wesleyan College in Rochester, NY. Northeastern is an independent, multi-denominational seminary in its approach to theological education leading to Master of Divinity, Master of Arts, or Doctor of Ministry degrees, with more than 125 current students and over 400 graduates ministering around the nation and world representing more than 30 Christian faith traditions. Also offering a certificate program, Northeastern Seminary is fully accredited by the Association of Theological Schools and Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Why attend Northeastern Seminary

When the core values of responsiveness, service, and cultivating a respect-filled community combine with adult education models that include one-night-a-week classes and on-line courses, members of the military from diverse Christian traditions and professional backgrounds can pursue theological education. The strong chaplaincy program that prepares students for service in the military, as well as healthcare and correctional contexts, keep the unique dynamics and needs of the military context in clear focus throughout the program.


Top Degrees

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition N/A N/A $9,612 N/A
Fees N/A N/A $400 N/A
Room N/A N/A $7,200 N/A
Board N/A N/A $2,912 N/A
Books N/A N/A $650 N/A
Other Expenses N/A N/A $4,639 N/A
Totals N/A N/A $25,413 N/A
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Committed to the 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Utilize the Federal Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Network
  • Waives the admission application fee for military students and veterans
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on DSST exam
  • Mentoring/on-boarding programs for new military students or veterans
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers weekend programs
  • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
  • Academic support/tutoring
  • Specialized career guidance counseling or other programs to help military students identify careers to pursue
  • Industry-employer relationship programs available to active duty military students and veterans to assist with post-graduate employment outcomes