Scholarships and discounts offered: 55% tuition up-to 100% tuition with a non-service stipend for first level master’s students and application fee waiver for all IFYC alumni

A seminary of The United Methodist Church, Boston University School of Theology is also a robustly ecumenical institution that welcomes students from diverse faith traditions. The purpose of the BUSTH is to pursue knowledge of God, to cultivate leaders for communities of faith, to enrich the academy, and to seek peace with justice in a diverse and interconnected world. BUSTH offers 3 first level master’s degrees: Master of Divinity, Master of Theological Studies, and Master of Sacred Music. All first level master’s students at BUSTH are eligible to cross-register for courses at other theological institutions through the Boston Theological Interreligious Consortium. IFYC alumni with a first level master’s degree are invited to apply to one of BUSTH’s advanced degree programs: Master of Sacred Theology, Doctor of Ministry, and Doctor of Philosophy.


IFYC alumni who are admitted to a first level master’s program at BUSTH are eligible to receive a scholarship ranging from 55% tuition to 100% tuition with a non-service stipend. All IFYC alumni are eligible to receive an application fee waiver ($95) for applying to BUSTH.

Ready to take the next step?

To take advantage of these discounts and scholarships, you must be an IFYC alum and meet certain eligibility criteria. Please contact Jenan Mohajir (, IFYC's Senior Director of Leadership, for more information.

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