The Master’s University and Seminary Overview
The Master's University and Seminary is a private not-for-profit institution located in Santa Clarita, California. The Master's University is located in a safe and convenient suburb.
What Is The Master’s University and Seminary Known For?
- The 2% student loan default rate at The Master's University is better than the national rate of 10.1%. That's a good sign that you may be able to pay off student loans easier than your peers at other schools can.
- The highest award offered at The Master's University is the doctor's degree.
- For the 2019-2020 academic year, 33% of the faculty were full-time.
- After graduation, The Master's University bachelor's degree recipients go on to jobs where they make $49,159 a year. That's about 20% more than their peers at other schools.
The Master’s University and Seminary Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
The Master's University has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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|#87||Best Master’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at The Master's University.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards The Master's University has earned from around the web.
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Where Is The Master’s University and Seminary?
Contact details for The Master's University are given below.
|Address:||21726 Placerita Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91321-1200|
How Do I Get Into The Master’s University?
You can apply to The Master’s University online at: www.masters.edu/financial-aid/undergraduate
Admission Requirements for The Master’s University
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||required|
|SAT or ACT Scores||recommended|
How Hard Is It To Get Into The Master’s University?
Approximately 49% of accepted students are men and 51% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 60%, and the acceptance rate for women is 60%.
Can I Afford The Master’s University and Seminary?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At The Master's University, approximately 57% of students took out student loans averaging $8,478 a year. That adds up to $33,912 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at The Master's University is 1.5%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
The Master’s University and Seminary Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 800 graduate students at the school.
Of the 920 full-time undergraduates at The Master's University, 49% are male and 51% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of The Master's University and Seminary students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||9|
|Hispanic or Latino||12|
California students aren't the only ones who study at The Master's University and Seminary. At this time, 29 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 42 countries are represented at The Master's University. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Canada, South Africa, and South Korea.
Online Learning at The Master’s University and Seminary
The following chart shows how the online learning population at The Master's University has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 76th most popular in California for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.
Online Affordability Rankings of The Master’s University
During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at The Master's University and Seminary was $28,740 for both in-state and out-of-state students. The following table shows how The Master's University is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.
|Major||Tuition for In-State Students||Tuition for Out-of-State Students|
|Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries||#64||#64|
Online Growth Rankings of The Master’s University
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at The Master's University and Seminary was 7.2%. This is the #1,484 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at The Master's University regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of The Master's University majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business Administration & Management||4%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||8%|
|Theology & Religious Vocations||9%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at The Master's University ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at The Master's University.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries||#47|
|Theology & Religious Vocations||#200|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
The Master’s University and Seminary Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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