Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Graduate School

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (referred to as LSTC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of LSTC is $18,360 in average. The school has 134 students (all graduate).

Graduate School Overview

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (referred to as LSTC) is a Private, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL.
The school is accredited by Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (1/1/1945 - Current).
LSTC Directory Information
School NameLutheran School of Theology at Chicago (LSTC)
Address1100 E 55th St, Chicago, IL 60615-5134
Phone773-256-0700
Webhttps://www.lstc.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.lstc.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.lstc.edu/admissions/financial-aid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of LSTC is $18,360 in average. The school has 134 students (all graduate).
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,360
Student Population134
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs5 graduate programs
The graduate tuition & fees at LSTC is $18,360 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $2,000.
LSTC offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$18,000
Required Fees$360
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$2,000
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago is $18,360. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -7.06% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2018-2019$17,550$155
2019-2020$18,450$165
2020-2021$19,170$175
2021-2022$19,575$180
2022-2023$18,000$360
The graduate school tuition & fees of LSTC is average compared to private graduate schools in Illinois. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Illinois graduate tuition is $18,843 (public) / $20,716 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago$18,360
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Illinois Graduate Schools$18,869$19,862
Public$11,983$18,843
Private$20,716
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $2,000 at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -8.05% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$1,950
2019-2020$2,050
2020-2021$2,130
2021-2022$2,175
2022-2023$2,000

Graduate Programs at LSTC

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago offers 5 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 24 students have completed their study at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago.
Offered Degrees at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree2015
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship105
Doctor's degree - professional practice104
Post Master's Degree100
Total5024
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Divinity/Ministry program with 0 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Divinity/Ministry program with 13 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Theology/Theological Studies program with 5 completers.
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago offers 5 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 24 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 15 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 4 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 15 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies2$68,600
Divinity/Ministry13-
Total15
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 5 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies5-
Total5
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 4 completers-
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries (other)4-
Total4
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] --
Divinity/Ministry--
Total-

Graduate Student Population at LSTC

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 133 students enrolled into Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago graduate schools . By attending status, there are 127 full-time and 6 part-time graduate students. By gender, 68 male and 65 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1336865
Full-time1276661
Part-tme624
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 59 White (44.36%), 12 Black/African American (9.02%), 10 Hispanic (7.52%), 1 Asian (0.75%), and 51 students with other races. 39 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1336865
American Indian/Native American000
Asian110
Black/African American1284
Hispanic1073
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White592336
Two More211
Un-Known1055
Non-resident Alien392316

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