Apex School of Theology
Durham, NC 27703


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 976
Religious affiliation Interdenominational
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 14:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Apex School of Theology has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Graduate students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Apex School of Theology's tuition was $4,800 for all students regardless of residency (82.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

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Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Apex School of Theology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $1,567 (which is 64.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Apex School of Theology in 2016-2017, was 60, which is 71% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $10,700 (which is 81.5% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Apex School of Theology has enrolled a total of 976 students (843 students full-time and 133 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 976 students, 1 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and 755 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 221 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 930 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 99%

White: 1%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Apex School of Theology.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Theology And Religious Vocations 96% 310 94

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Apex School of Theology full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Apex School of Theology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,900. Last year, out of the total 468 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 374 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 181 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 130 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $18,900 $22,400
Employment Rate 80% 72%
Total Graduates 468 181

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

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