Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5176 of 14,131 In the World
#1437 of 2,597 In North America
#1358 of 2,496 In the United States
#58 of 100 In Illinois
#20 of 38 In Chicago
#458 of 1,011 For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
#814 of 1,052 For Philosophy
#1874 of 2,460 For Sociology
#3246 of 5,073 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Evangelical Lutheran Church
Graduates
145
Male:Female Ratio
44:56
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.lstc.edu
Acceptance rate
61%*

* The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

145 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 81 (56%)
Nonresident Alien 36 (25%)
Hispanic 10 (7%)
Black or African American 9 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 7 (5%)
Asian 2 (1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Graduates
Tuition in-district $19,170
Tuition in-state $19,170
Tuition out-of-state $19,170
Fee in-district $175
Fee in-state $175
Fee out-of-state $175

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 139
Combined charge for room and board $13,093
Room charge $6,540
Meal charge $6,553

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Majors

Major Master's Doctoral
Divinity & Ministry 24
Theology & Theological Studies 5 8
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other 2
Grand Total 29 10

Publications & Citations

Publications
274
Citations
1,639

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
204 / 384
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
82 / 87
Sociology
69 / 239
Philosophy
66 / 94
Art & Design
47 / 130
History
45 / 36
Aesthetics
17 / 93
Literature
17 / 11
Computer Science
15 / 13
Classics and Ancient History
14 / 24
Engineering
14 / 911
Psychology
13 / 32
Structural Engineering
11 / 899
Creative Writing
10 / 8
Biology
10 / 41
Gender Studies
9 / 6
Library and Information science
9 / 0
Political Science
8 / 1
Art History
7 / 1
Performing arts
5 / 23
Medicine
5 / 0
Environmental Science
5 / 14
Education Majors
5 / 28
Media Studies
5 / 2
Social Psychology
4 / 3
Botany
4 / 26
Anthropology
4 / 7
Chemistry
4 / 30
Materials Science
4 / 30
Physics
4 / 30
Business
3 / 3
Mathematics
3 / 34
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
3 / 1
Economics
3 / 0
Law
3 / 1
Linguistics
3 / 1
Horticulture
3 / 15
Publishing
3 / 0
Singing and Vocal Performance
2 / 3
Public Policy / Administration
2 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 7
1992 1 1
1993 5 7
1994 5 9
1995 4 4
1996 3 7
1997 4 3
1998 6 1
1999 2 1
2000 6 3
2001 7 6
2002 9 4
2003 4 9
2004 9 18
2005 6 32
2006 8 26
2007 13 44
2008 8 49
2009 12 47
2010 11 75
2011 12 69
2012 7 89
2013 5 142
2014 5 125
2015 12 109
2016 30 90
2017 30 125
2018 20 111
2019 27 147
2020 24 259
2021 21 198

Notable alumni

  1. Ross H. Trower

    Ross H. Trower
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1922-2014 (aged 92)
    Enrolled in the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
    Graduated with Master of Divinity
    Occupations
    Lutheran pastormilitary personnel
    Biography

    Ross Henry Trower was a rear admiral and Chief of Chaplains of the United States Navy.

General info

Alternative names LSTC
Total FTE staff 59
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Address 1100 E 55th St
Chicago, Illinois, 60615-5134
United States
City population 2,746,000
Phone 7732560700