Master’s Degree
& Graduate Programs

Master’s Degrees Program Costs

Tuition: $450 per credit hour
Total Cost for Program: 33 credit hours X $450 = $14,850


Graduate education is expensive but it is one of the most important endeavors you will ever undertake. We can help you pay for your education by keeping costs low and helping you find financial aid in the form of loans and scholarships.

Several institutional scholarships are available for Welch graduate students.

Masters in Teaching

  1. Free Will Baptist Scholarship $1,320 – for those who are members of a Free Will Baptist Church
  2. Christian School Scholarship $1,000 – for those who are employees of a Christian school
  3. Academic Merit Scholarship $2,500 – for those who have an undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or better

Masters in Theology and Ministry

  1. Academic Merit Scholarship $2,500 – for those with an undergraduate GPA >= 3.5 on a 4-point scale
  2. Ministry Scholarship $1,000 – for Free Will Baptist ministers, missionaries, and denominational workers
  3. Free Will Baptist Church Member discount $1,320

We’re here to help.

Dr. Jose Rodriguez
Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone: 615-675-5345
Fax: 615-296-0400

Angie Edgmon
Financial Aid Coordinator
Call: 615-675-5278
Fax: 615-296-0400

Dr. Greg Ketteman
Dean, School of Education
Fax: 615-296-0400