Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York
 


Theology at a Glance (2012 - 2013) 

TIME TO COMPLETION:
Students graduating in academic year 2005 through academic year 2013

Total Graduates Mean
# of years to completion
Median
# of years to completion
45 8.1 8.4

Ph.D. Graduates beginning at the bachelor level (with Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
1 0 3 1 12
.5%   18% .5% 71%
 
Ph.D. Graduates beginning with advanced degree (with non-Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
5 0 6 3 14
18%   21% 11% 50%


PROGRAM COSTS:
Over the past 3 years students earned an average of 12 credits per term, while in coursework. Visit our Tuition and Fees page to view the current tuition fees.



GSAS FUNDING:
In academic year 2012 - 2013, 64 students were enrolled in the theology program.  

In the theology program, 36 (62%) students had stipends, including:
Distinguished Fellowships 5 14
Graduate assistantships 19 53
Teaching associates 4 11
Teaching fellows 8 22

In the theology program, 42 (72%) students had scholarships, including:

Distinguished Fellowships 5 12%
Graduate assistantships 19 45%
Teaching associates 4 10%
Teaching fellows 8 19%
Tuition scholarships 6 14%


Visit the following websites regarding GSAS funding information:
GSAS Fundind 
Distinguished Fellowships


INCOMING STUDENTS:
Of 36 admitted applicants for Fall 2012, 9 (25%) made up the entering doctoral cohort.
Ph.D. Students 8 88%
M.A. Students 1 11%

The entering cohort had GRE score (2009 - 2011) ranges of:
Verbal 640-750
Quantitative 590-710
Analytical Writing 5-6

The average Bachelor's GPA for incoming students:
3.75

100% of 1st year Ph.D. students have merit based stipends and full tuition scholarships


DEGREES AWARDED:

In academic year 2009 - 2010, Fordham awarded 9 degrees in theology.
Ph.D. 2 22%
MA 22 22%
M.Phil 5 56%


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