(864) 977-7000

Email Address: finaid@ngu.edu

Phone Number: (864) 977-7056 or (800) 468-6642

Fax Number: (864) 977-7342




  • You must be accepted by the Graduate Academic Services office and complete a FAFSA, (Sign the Promissory Note and complete the Entrance Interview (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for the upcoming school year.
  • The NGU Financial Aid Office will receive your FAFSA electronically within 48 hours.
  • Once the FAFSA has been completely processed, you will receive by mail an award statement packet listing all grants and scholarships you qualify for. For many students, Stafford loan information and instructions will be included in this financial aid packet. Please call the NGU Financial Aid Office to discuss additional loans and amounts.




  • Visit www.fafsa.ed.gov and complete the FAFSA.  Please enter NGU's school code 003441.  Please select "LINK TO IRS" when submitting your tax information. This will automatically enter the tax information from the IRS.
  • When the student's FAFSA is received and processed, a financial package will be mailed to the home.  If you do not received a package within a week, please call/email our office to check the status of your FAFSA.
  • All Graduate students will need to reapply for FASFA every year before the start of the summer term.

Students who wish to withdraw from a class/classes at the graduate school must contact the Graduate Academic Services Office to request a withdrawal from. The withdrawal does not become official until the completed and signed form is returned to Amy Wilson, Assistant to the AVP of Graduate Academic Services. Access to classes is given to students one week prior to the start of each term in order for students to assess the workload required for their courses. All requests to drop must be completed prior to the start of the term. No tuition refund is made after the first week of the term.

If a student wishes to withdraw after the first week, the student is responsible for the full tuition. If the student has obtained a student loan and requests a withdrawal prior to the 60% point of the term, the student loan will be pro-rated, initializing a return of funds to the Student Loan Corporation. In this case, the student may owe money to North Greenville University, as the student is responsible for full tuition amount. If the student has received a refund from the school for additional funds in their loan, the amount owed to the school may be greater than the tuition for the class.

Doctoral Degrees



Doctor of Ministry: $425 per credit hour. One class = 4 credit hours = $1700

Doctor of Education: $450 per credit hour. One class = 4 credit hours = $1800

Book Estimate:

  • 1 Semester = $400
  • 2 Semesters = $800

Living Expense: LOW estimate: $400 per month, factoring 5 months into total cost = $2,000

Total: $8100 (D.Min.)

Total: $8200 (Ed.D.)


Masters Degrees



Business Administration: $450 per credit hour. One class = 3 credit hours = $1,350

Christian Ministry: $390 per credit hour. One class = 3 credit hours = $1,170

Education: $390 per credit hour. One class = 3 credit hours = $1,170

Book Estimate:

  • Business Administration = $500 per term
  • Christian Ministry = $100 per term
  • Education = $300 per term

Living Expenses: LOW Estimate: $400 per month factoring 5 months into total cost = $2,000 (16 Weeks)

Totals for 1 Semester (2 terms)

Business Administration: $8,400

Christian Ministry: $6,880

Education: $7280

*Totals shown are ESTIMATES only; please do not use them as accurate figures



The scholarship applications are placed here for the convenience of North Greenville University’s Graduate School of Ministry students. North Greenville University is not affiliated with these organizations. The scholarships are award based solely on the decisions by the awarding organization. Please DO NOT mail applications to NGU. Mail the applications directly to the organization or group.  


South Carolina Baptist Foundation Scholarship

To qualify for this scholarship you must be a member of a South Carolina Baptist Church. Please follow the instructions completely. The deadline for this scholarship is April 30th for the following academic year. Please read and follow the Application Explanation document when submitting the application.

Baptist Foundation Scholarship App Explanation.doc (Hyperlink: mydocuments/baptist_fnd_app_exp2.pdf)

Baptist Foundation Scholarship Application.pdf (Hyperlink: mydocuments/baptist_foundation_app.pdf)


Champions for Christ Scholarship


To qualify for this scholarship you must be pursuing a master’s degree in a ministry field. The directions for submitting the application must be followed completely to ensure that you are not disqualified. The application must be downloaded from the Champions for Christ website. The deadlines are as follows: Summer - April 1, Fall - July 1, Spring - November 1. Any scholarships that are submitted after the deadline will not be considered. If you have applied for this scholarship before but did not get it, apply as if you have never applied

Champions for Christ (Hyperlink: http://www.championsforchrist.us/)


Richard Furman Scholarship


The South Carolina Baptist Convention offers the Richard Furman Scholarship for graduate students pursuing a master’s degree in a ministry field. This scholarship is for a South Carolina resident who is a member of a Southern Baptist Convention church and attending one of the six Southern Baptist Seminaries: Golden Gate, Midwestern, New Orleans, Southeastern, Southern or Southwestern in the graduate level program OR one of the three SC Baptist Convention universities: Anderson, Charleston Southern, or North Greenville. This scholarship is not available for doctoral level students. Deadline is March 15. Please visit their website http://www.scbcm.org/scholarships for complete qualifications and to apply.


CM Cares: Religious Scholars Program


The CM CARES Religious Scholars Program is offering 50 scholarships of $5,000 each for a total of $250,000 for the 2017-18 academic year. The scholarship is for religious scholars to use towards the completion of their academic year. Please visit https://www.churchmutual.com/cmcares/religiousScholars.cfm for more information. Please Note: This scholarship has not been vetted by NGU and NGU has no affiliation with the foundation/company.

The Martin Timothy Brashier Graduate Scholars program was created to provide scholarships to residents of Greenville County or previous graduates of North Greenville University who are pursuing post-baccalaureate programs in business, education, and ministry. The scholarship will be awarded at the rate of one credit hour per course for the first 12 hours of enrollment.  For example, a new MBA student enrolled for 6 hours in the fall and 6 hours in the spring, a total of 12 hours at $450 per hour, will receive $1800 in scholarship assistance. 

Martin Timothy Brashier Graduate Scholar Application


The Patterson Graduate School Scholarship was established by Dr. Tawana Scott in 2008 in memory of her parents, Ray and Doris Patterson.  Dr. Scott is a graduate of North Greenville and has a passion for both NGU and seeing others continue their education.  She is particularly keen to assist those we are being prepared for Kingdom work in all fields of study—equipping the saints for the work of the ministry.  She obtained two post graduate degrees after the age of forty and while raising 4 sons.  She understands the sacrifices and commitment needed to pursue post graduate studies.  Gifts to this scholarship help fund demonstrated financial need as well as emergency situations.  In the past ten years this scholarship has helped many graduate students from all degree programs at the T. Walter Brashier Graduate School at North Greenville University.




This scholarship is for students in any NGU graduate school discipline.  The recipient must demonstrate financial need and are generally from a demonstrated emergency.  Awards given are term specific and vary in amount.  Please complete the short application below.


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