The Master's University and Seminary

Private, Four-years School Located in Santa Clarita, CA

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How much is the The Master's University and Seminary tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, The Master's University and Seminary's tuition & fees is $32,870 based on the NCES data.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $49,322 when a student lives on-campus.

The Master's University and Seminary Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$32,870
Books & Supplies Costs$1,152
On-campus Room & Board$12,600
On-campus Expenses$2,700
Off-campus Room & Board$17,784
Off-campus Expenses$3,924
2023-2024 Projection
Tuition & Fees$31,950

How Much Does it Cost to Go to The Master's University and Seminary for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $186,004 at The Master's University and Seminary. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $250,707. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $167,347.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$37,593$53,236$36,388
Sophomore (2024-25)$42,996$58,988$39,719
Junior (2025-26)$49,174$65,525$43,487
Senior (2026-27)$56,241$72,957$47,753
4 Years Total$186,004$250,707$167,347
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$42,996$58,988$39,719
Sophomore (2025-26)$49,174$65,525$43,487
Junior (2026-27)$56,241$72,957$47,753
Senior (2027-28)$64,323$81,414$52,587
4 Years Total$212,734$278,885$183,546
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$49,174$65,525$43,487
Sophomore (2026-27)$56,241$72,957$47,753
Junior (2027-28)$64,323$81,414$52,587
Senior (2028-29)$73,566$91,040$58,070
4 Years Total$243,304$310,936$201,897
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$56,241$72,957$47,753
Sophomore (2027-28)$64,323$81,414$52,587
Junior (2028-29)$73,566$91,040$58,070
Senior (2029-30)$84,138$102,002$64,295
4 Years Total$278,267$347,413$222,705
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$64,323$81,414$52,587
Sophomore (2028-29)$73,566$91,040$58,070
Junior (2029-30)$84,138$102,002$64,295
Senior (2030-31)$96,228$114,493$71,367
4 Years Total$318,255$388,948$246,319

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, The Master's University and Seminary' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,449. Compared to private, four-years colleges in California, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $22,481.
In-StateOut-of-State
The Master's University and Seminary$32,870
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
California Four-years Colleges$20,202
Public Schools$3,888$12,488
Private Schools$22,481

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between The Master's University and Seminary and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
The Master's University and SeminarySanta Clarita, CA$32,870$8,550
Emerson CollegeBoston, MA$52,496$33,052
The University of TampaTampa, FL$32,218$12,394
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at MontereyMonterey, CA$44,936$44,936
William Carey UniversityHattiesburg, MS$14,685$12,672
Saint Mary's College of CaliforniaMoraga, CA$53,572$32,335
Gonzaga UniversitySpokane, WA$50,735$19,811
Southern Utah UniversityCedar City, UT$20,586$24,548
DeVry University-PennsylvaniaFt. Washington, PA$15,032$17,552
Minot State UniversityMinot, ND$8,508$10,692
Webster UniversitySaint Louis, MO$29,840$12,800

Financial Aid and COA

At The Master's University and Seminary, 1,158 students (73%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $14,731.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at The Master's University and Seminary is $34,591 for students living on-campus and $40,999 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 215 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $13,010 and the average amount of student loans is $7,124.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$49,322
COA (off-campus)$55,730
Tuition & Fees$32,870
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$16,452
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$22,860
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$34,591
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$40,999
Average Financial Aid$14,731
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,15873%$14,731
Pell Grants39225%$4,304
Federal Student Loan62640%$8,959
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid21562%-
Grants or Scholarships21462%$13,010
Federal Grants4613%$4,857
Pell Grants4513%$4,421
Other Federal Grants298%$845
State/Local Grants4212%$8,750
Institutional Grants21362%$10,297
Student Loan Aid11734%$7,124
Federal Student Loans11734%$5,222
Other Student Loans144%$15,892

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

The Master's University and Seminary's acceptance rate is 66.98%. A total of 1,063 applicants applied to and 712 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 345 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 48.46%.
To apply to The Master's University and Seminary, 4 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and Recommendations and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank and Admission test scores.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants1,063521$542
Admitted712349$363
Enrolled345169$176
Acceptance Rate66.98%66.99%66.97%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)48.46%48.42%48.48%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresRecommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Considered But Not Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

The Master's University and Seminary has a total of 2,606 students including 1,765 undergraduate and 841 graduate students. By gender, there are 1,561 male students and 874 female students attending The Master's University and Seminary. The school offers online degree programs and 658 students enrolled online exclusively (25.25% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,435 1,561874
Undergraduate1,582 824758
Graduate853 737116

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address21726 Placerita Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA
Phone661-259-3540
WEBwww.masters.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered48 Programs
Online Program Offered2 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered15 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate78.18%
Yield49.32%
Student Population2,606
Graduation Rate73%
Retention Rate86%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate13 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties61 (Full-time), 124 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs225 (Full-time), 204 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$75,278
Average Staff Salary$66,521