56 Different Faith Traditions Represented
  • United Methodist
    90
  • Other Methodist Family
    12
  • Baptist
    33
  • UCC/Congregational
    21
  • Anglican/Episcopal¬†
    22
  • AOG/Pent/Cogic
    16
  • Roman Catholic
    18.5
  • Unitarian Universalist
    18
  • Presbyterian
    12
  • Other, Christian
    69
  • Other, Non-Christian
    10.5
  • None/Undisclosed
    36
Students by ethnicity
  • 12% Black/African American
  • 1% Indigenous
  • 4% Asian
  • 7% Latinx
  • 2% Multiracial
  • 58% White
  • 16% International Students
Full-time faculty by ethnicity
  • 18% Hispanic/Latinx
  • 6% Asian
  • 12% Black/African American
  • 64% 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
23
states and territories represented by student body
217
bike racks on campus
100
percentage of students receiving financial aid
46
BU's rank among best global universities -U.S. News & World Report
33
Average Master's student age
40K
dollars per year spent on our free weekly community lunch
50
percentage of students receiving full tuition scholarships
12
countries represented by student body
51/49
percentage of male/female students
230
students, faculty, staff & friends fed by our weekly community lunch
55/45
percentage of male/female full-time faculty
1,286
scholarly publications written by our faculty in the past decade
3.5K
STH alumni worldwide
10:1
students/faculty ratio
5
travel seminars available each year