Higher Learning. Real Experience. Vital Ministry.

Houston/Galveston Costs and Resources

 

Extension Program Estimated Resources


From Perkins

Dean's Scholarship (M.Div.)

$6,000

Dean's Scholarship (C.M.M.)

$6,000

Dean's Scholarship (M.T.S.)

$6,000

Perkins Tuition Grant (part-time)

$2,100

Perkins Annual Conference Endowment Grants

varies

 

 

Outside of Perkins

Foundations, agencies and denominations (examples)

Hurley Foundation

$1,000

Eastern Star

$500

HANA Scholarship

$5,000 (maximum)

Harding Foundation (SW Texas Conf)

$3,000

 

From UM Annual Conferences (for certified candidates)

Texas

$1,100

North Texas

$2,700

Central Texas

$2,400

Louisiana

$5,000

 

From Local Church

$1,000

 

Employment

Part-time church (9 months)

$7,200

Student Pastor

$13,000

Spouse

varies

 

Loans

Federal Stafford

$20,500 (maximum)

United Methodist

$2,500 (maximum)

 

FINANCIAL AID/BUDGET INFORMATION/EXTENSION PROGRAM/ESTIMATED COSTS

Extension Program Estimated Costs

Education

Tuition and fees*

$8,790

Books

$500

 

Housing (based on 9 month academic year)

On-campus (including utilities)

Commuter housing (3-4 per room)**

$1,800

 

Miscellaneous

Food

varies

Insurance (health) 2013-2014 rates

Student

$2,032

Student and spouse

$7,204

Each child

$1,170

Insurance (auto)

varies

Other

Child care (full-time; 1 child)

$8,640-$10,500

Miscellaneous

varies

(Travel, gas, car maintenance, personal/clothing, medical, etc.)

 

*Based on average 12 credit hours per year ($732.50 per credit hour during Fall and Spring)

**Available if commuting to Dallas for classes