ERIC Number: ED421058
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Fact Book on Theological Education for the Academic Year 1997-98.
Zyniewicz, Matthew, Ed.; Aleshire, Daniel, Ed.
This annual compilation of data is based on information received from the 229 member schools of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada. The membership consists of Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Orthodox theological schools, both university-related divinity schools and free-standing seminaries. Introductory information explains the full-time equivalency computation, racial/ethnic categories, and comparison of data over time. Extensive tables and figures provide data for the following areas: (1) institutional characteristics such as accreditation status, church affiliation, yearly expenditures, number of faculty, and student enrollment; (2) enrollment, including breakdowns by degree, race or ethnic group, and gender; (3) composition of faculty and personnel compensation, including data for race/ethnicity, rank, and gender; (4) finances, including data on tuition and fees and expenditures per student; and (5) development, which includes data on donations and gifts. Appended is a list of denominational codes. (DB)
Descriptors: Church Related Colleges, College Faculty, Data Collection, Degrees (Academic), Educational Finance, Enrollment Trends, Ethnic Groups, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Private Education, Private Financial Support, Religious Organizations, Student Costs, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries, Theological Education, Trend Analysis
Association of Theological Schools in the United States & Canada, 10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1103; phone: 412-788-6505; fax: 412-788-6510; world wide web: www.ats.edu. ($35.45).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, Pittsburgh, PA.
Note: For the previous edition, see ED 411 759.