The over-50 crowd is the fastest growing age group among theological school students.
If you are considering seminary, you will find a wealth of resources among the 271 member schools of ATS, which collectively offer more than 300 approved degrees. View a full listing of the member schools or conduct a tailored search to find the the right program for you.
To learn more about the backgrounds and experiences of students at ATS member schools, view surveys of entering and graduating students and alumni/ae under Student Data. In them, students share their motivations for entering seminary, their financial and family circumstances, their satisfaction with the seminary experience, and their professional plans.
You may also want to explore the Forum for Theological Exploration, which identifies, connects, and supports young people across denominations and backgrounds as they explore or enter vocations in ministry and teaching.