Financial Assistance – Doctor of Ministry Candidates

At Barry, we are committed to doing all we can to help you finance your education.  In fact, more than 80% of our graduate student body receives some form of financial assistance.

Federal and State Financial Assistance

If your personal resources, income and assets are insufficient to meet the total cost of your education, we encourage you to review the detailed information regarding federal and state financial assistance for graduate students on Barry’s web site.

To determine if you are eligible for the federal loan program, you should begin by submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at . We encourage you to apply as soon as possible. You can find information regarding application to State of Florida programs on our financial aid site.

Scholarships and Assistantship Programs

The Department of Theology and Philosophy offers Professional Recognition Scholarships to graduate students based on academic merit and active ministerial commitment. In addition, graduate assistantships are sometimes available within the Department.

Graduate students seeking additional information on the Department’s professional scholarships or assistantships should contact the Department Chair, Mark Wedig, OP, PhD, at  or ask us a question online.