56 Different Faith Traditions Represented
  • United Methodist
    89
  • Other Methodist Family
    23
  • Baptist
    23
  • UCC/Congregational
    23
  • Anglican/Episcopal¬†
    22
  • AOG/Pent/Cogic
    10
  • Roman Catholic
    28
  • Unitarian Universalist
    24
  • Presbyterian
    14
  • Other, Christian
    56
  • Other, Non-Christian
    13
  • None/Undisclosed
    37
Students by ethnicity
  • 11% Black/African American
  • 1% Indigenous
  • 5% Asian
  • 7% Latinx
  • 1% Multiracial
  • 58% White
  • 18% International Students
Full-time faculty by ethnicity
  • 19% Hispanic/Latinx
  • 6% Asian
  • 10% Black/African American
  • 65% White
Lowest average debt
of the 13 UMC seminaries in amount of educational debt for MDIV students incurred while in seminary 5.6 million dollars of financial aid awarded per year
Highest average financial aid award among UMC seminaries according to 2016 study
59
BU's rank among US Universities for best value -Kiplinger's personal finance
32
states and territories represented by student body
21
student interest groups at STH
100
percentage of students receiving financial aid
46
BU's rank among best global universities -U.S. News & World Report
34
Average Master's student age
40K
dollars per year spent on our free weekly community lunch
69
percentage of students receiving full tuition scholarships
19
countries represented by student body
53/47
percentage of male/female students
230
students, faculty, staff & friends fed by our weekly community lunch
52/48
percentage of male/female full-time faculty
1,286
scholarly publications written by our faculty in the past decade
3.5K
STH alumni worldwide
11:1
students/faculty ratio
5
travel seminars available each year