Pentecostal Theological Seminary

Category: Graduate school | State: TN

About Pentecostal Theological Seminary

Pentecostal Theological Seminary is a Wesleyan Pentecostal Seminary with roots that run deep in the Pentecostal Movement. Nestled in the Foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, it is located between Knoxville and Chattanooga, Tennessee. It offers six Master Level degrees (Master of Divinity (Chaplaincy Concentration), Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (Non-license track), Master of Theological Studies) and a Doctor of Ministry Degree. For more information, or call 1-800-228-9126.

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Why attend Pentecostal Theological Seminary

Pentecostal Theological Seminary continues to be a favorite place for training in parish ministries, chaplaincy, and counseling careers. The Chaplain's Commission, a global office supervising over 500 chaplains (military, institutional, and community) the Church of God is located on the PTS campus. In addition, PTS is vitally connected to provide counseling in the areas of pastoral, marriage, and family, and addictions and abuse.


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A general program that focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $8,388 $8,388 $8,748 $8,748
Fees $200 $200 $180 $180
Room $5,841 $5,841 $5,841 $5,841
Board $4,401 $4,401 $4,401 $4,401
Books $1,965 $1,965 $1,200 $1,200
Other Expenses $2,800 $2,800 $2,600 $2,600
Totals $23,595 $23,595 $22,970 $22,970
  • 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
  • Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
    • 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 accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
    • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
    • Commitment incorporated into the institution’s mission, vision and values
    • Formal policy in place regarding business conduct and compliance when admitting, educating, advising, and placing military and/or veteran students
    • Academic support/tutoring
    • Academic advising
    • Financial aid counseling
    • Mental health counseling
    • Full-time veteran counselors or advisors on staff