Tuition and Aid

For more-detailed information about tuition and costs of the program, or financial aid, contact Graduate Student Financial Services at (626) 815-4570 or

Program Tuition

Total program tuition for students beginning 2016-17 $18,648


MATUL students are eligible to apply for program scholarships through the MATUL scholarship fund. Scholarship applications consider financial need, leadership ability, and academic strength. For the 2014-15 academic year, six scholarships were awarded ranging from $5,000 to full tuition.

In addition, MATUL students may apply for scholarships through Azusa Pacific Seminary. A complete list of scholarships is available on the Graduate Student Financial Services website.

Azusa Pacific Seminary Alumni Tuition Discounts

Azusa Pacific Seminary offers a 15 percent alumni tuition discount for APU alumni who will start in the following programs during the 2016-17 or 2017-18 academic year:

  • Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)
  • Master of Divinity (M.Div.)
  • Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies (MAPS)
  • Master of Arts (Theological Studies)
  • Master of Arts in Transformational Urban Leadership

To qualify for this discount, students must begin their program during the 2016-17 or 2017-18 academic year and maintain continuous enrollment half time for fall and spring terms. Students must be in good academic standing and maintain satisfactory academic progress with a minimum cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 (2.7 for the M.Div. and MAPS programs). If qualifications are met, the discount may be renewed each year until graduation.

Note: This information is current for the 2016-17 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.