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VTS at a Glance

VTS at a Glance



Total Alumni


Available Courses


Student Body Profile
Master in Divinity: 116
Master of Arts: 15
Doctoral Programs: 62
Pathway to Ministry, Theology, and Anglican Studies: 13
Non-degree Students: 10
Continuing Education Students: 70
International Students: 10
Median MDiv Student Age: 37.5
(25% in their 20s)
MDiv Married: 60
MDiv Men/Women: 55%/45%
Academic Profile
Available Courses: 77
Full-time Faculty: 20
Adjunct Faculty: 14
Academic Programs: 13
Field Education/Contextual Ministry Sites: 116
Books Published by Faculty in the Last Five Years: 23
Alumni Profile
Total Alumni: 3,288
Placement Rate: 92%
U.S. Dioceses (where Alumni serve): 103
Bishops (Alumni serving as): 105
Countries (Alumni serving in): 56
Lifelong Learning Profile
Classes: 21
Webinars: 27
Monthly E-Newsletters: 5
Weekly Online Office Hours: 60
TryTank Ministry Experiments: 34
Research Grants: 3
Total Registrations: 7,641

Since 1938, Virginia Theological Seminary has been an accredited member of the Association of Theological Schools and is nationally recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a “reliable authority as to the quality of postsecondary education” within the meaning of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA).

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Memberships & Affiliations

Association of Theological Schools, since 1938
Washington Theological Consortium, since 1969
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, since 2014

As of July 28, 2021.

Virginia Theological Seminary is listed as a 501(c)(3) institution under the US Internal Revenue Code. All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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