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SUM Bible College & Theological Seminary

El Dorado Hills, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

1101 Investment Blvd Ste 115

El Dorado Hills, CA 95762-5745

www.sum.edu

Admission Office

1101 Investment Plaza, Suite 115

El Dorado Hills, CA 95762

(916) 306-1510

Fax : (510) 568-1024

admissions@sum.edu

Contact : Daniel Mullen

Admissions Director

Type of School

Small

Private

Bible college

seminary college

4-year school

Coed

Association for Biblical Higher Education

Assemblies Of God

College Board Code: 6852

Quick Facts

In-State Tuition : $10,604.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $10,604.00

School Calendar

Trimester

Degrees Available

Bachelor's

Master's

Setting

Very Large City (>500k)

Urban

Residential campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Trimester

Degrees Offered in : Bachelor's, Master's degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Association for Biblical Higher Education

Most Popular Majors

Bachelor's
Theology and Religious Vocations : 100.0%

Associates
Theology and Religious Vocations : 100.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Theology & Religious Vocations
Bible/Biblical Studies B M

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Independent Study

Extended Class Availability

Distance Learning

Computer Services

5 Public computers, available in: Libraries

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Very Large City

Urban

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : --

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 431

Graduate enrollment : --

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : 2 hours of Christian service required per week.

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 3.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 3.0%

Housing Options

Apartments For Married Students

Apartments For Single Students

Men's Housing

Women's Housing

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Chaplain/spiritual director

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Personal counseling

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $20.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Enrolled : 69

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Application Essay

Character/Personal Qualities

Interview

Level of Applicant's Interest

Recommendations

Religious Affiliation or Commitment

Important

Academic GPA

Rigor of secondary school record

Talent/Ability

Volunteer Work

Considered

Standardized Test Scores

Work Experience

SAT score use policy

Please contact college for information about its use of SAT scores

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

State high school equivalency certificate

Letter of recommendation from person other than parent

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Recommendations, interview, character/personal qualities are very important. 2 1-page essays, academic transcripts, and a photo are required.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: AP credits can be considered for General Education requirements.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

Academic Electives

1

0

History

2

0

Math

3

4

Visual/Performing Arts

1

0

Foreign Language

2

3

English

4

0

Science

2

3

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of loans / jobs : 100.0%

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Liliya Deshevenko

Financial aid office phone : (916) 306-0578

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $300.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): --

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Leadership

Religious Affiliation

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Leadership

Religious Affiliation

Work Study Programs

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

External finance company

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$10,604.00

$10,604.00

$10,604.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$10,604.00

$10,604.00

$10,604.00

Room only:

$3,375.00

$13,293.00

--

Books and supplies:

$900.00

$900.00

$900.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$600.00

$600.00

$600.00

Transportation expenses:

$1,107.00

$1,107.00

$1,107.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$16,586.00

$26,504.00

$13,211.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$16,586.00

$26,504.00

$13,211.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2.5

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 64

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 90

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 47

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Essay or Personal Statement

Interview

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 5.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 95.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $20.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $10,604.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $3,375.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $13,293.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $300.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students