Complete Financial Aid Application
At the present time, it would cost approximately $34,000 (USD) to attend The Master's College for one year (two semesters), including tuition, housing, and meals. Books, health insurance, and transportation may be extra. If you want a more precise idea about total costs, start by visiting www.masters.edu/FinancialAid
We are happy to say that--while The Master's College is not able to give students a full scholarship--we do offer significant funds for qualified International Students. We understand that this is a difficult process requiring a great deal of effort and faith. We are praying with you that God's provision and guidance would be clear to you through this process. Currently, 89% of our student population receives Financial Aid! Please note that individual awards cannot be determined until the student has been admitted to the college.IMPORTANT BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
You should be aware of the following regulations pertaining to International Students:
SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS:
- As an International Student, you are required by the US government to be registered full-time.
- Unless you are living with a family member, you are required to live on campus.
- International Students on an F-1 visa are only permitted to work on campus, up to 20 hours per week.
- All students are required to have a computer when they come to the college.
- The college is required to demonstrate that all students are covered with health insurance. If your current health plan will not cover you in the United States, you will need to purchase health insurance from the college ($1255/year).
- Student loans are not available, nor advisable, for International Students.
Please Note: Applicants must submit the following three forms in order to qualify for ANY financial aid.TMC Financial Aid Application
: Completing this form is required before any
student can receive any
Financial Aid from The Master's College. Important note: Returning international students may complete this form using the "Financial Aid Renewal Form" link in MasterNet. If you are current logged into MasterNet, click here
.International Student Financial Aid Supplement (ISFAS)
: Completing this form is required before International Students
can receive any Financial Aid from The Master's College.Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
: Signing this form is also required before any
student can receive any
Financial Aid from The Master's College.
- PRESIDENT'S SCHOLARSHIP ($14,000) - Application Deadline: January 23
This is our largest and most competitive scholarship, available to full-time incoming freshmen (including International Students). Applicants must have a high school GPA of 3.85 and a SAT I score (Critical Reasoning and Math sub-tests only) of 1400 or ACT score of 32. International Students who have not taken the SAT may still apply. Renewable with a college GPA of 3.5. Not available for transfer or Spring students.
Click here for the President's Scholarship Application
- ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS ($2,000-$9,000)
Awarded to students who have demonstrated strong academic performance at the high school level. No extra steps required--automatically awarded to students who meet the academic qualifications.
- TMC GRANT (up to $5000)
Awarded to students with significant financial need. No extra steps required--automatically awarded based on calculated need.
- INTERNATIONAL STUDENT GRANT ($-varies) - Application Deadline: March 2
The International Grant is an award given to International Students based on financial need, academic achievement, and local church recommendation. The amounts range from $500 to $3,500. The Grant Recommendation must be filled out and submitted by a local church leader who is not related to you. Scholarships are awarded as long as funds are available.
International Student Grant Application Form
International Student Grant Reference Form
- CHRISTIAN MINISTRY DEPENDENT GRANT (up to $3000) - Application Deadline: March 2
This $2,000 grant is given to students who have at least one parent employed in full time Christian Ministry. The grant application must be submitted with a copy of the organization's doctrinal statement.
Click here for the Christian Ministry Dependent Grant Application
- MINISTRY MATCHING GRANT (up to $2500) - Application Deadline: June 1
Awarded to students who receive sponsorship from a Christian ministry. TMC will match, on a dollar-for-dollar basis, up to a total of $2,500 per student. Both the application and the funds must be received by June 1st in order to qualify.
Click here for the Ministry Matching Grant Application
- OUTSIDE MATCHING GRANT (up to $1000) - Application Deadline: Early Septemeber
Available to students who receive a scholarship from a source other then the federal government, state government, or TMC. The Master's College will match on a dollar-for-dollar basis up to $1,000. Deadline for submission is early September.
Click here for the Outside Matching Grant Application
- AWANA CITATION AWARD ($1000)
For those students who have received a complete AWANA citation. Award is $1,000. You must submit copy of your AWANA Citation Award by March 2.
- MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP ($-varies)
For music majors only. Contact the Music Department separately.
- ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIP ($-varies)
For intercollegiate athletes only. Contact the Athletic Department separately.
Note: The priority deadline for submitting most Financial Aid documents is March 2. Please submit your Financial Aid documents by that time in order to ensure consideration for available funds.
As you prepare to submit these documents, you can scan and email your documents to John Melcon
, fax them to 661-288-1037, or submit them by post to:
The Master's College
Attn: International Admissions Counselor, Box #32
21726 Placerita Canyon Rd.
Santa Clarita, CA 91321Keep in mind that we will not be able to process or guarantee any Financial Aid until all of your admissions application documents have been received (STEPS 1-4, below).
Our staff is here to guide you through this process--you're not on your own! Please contact John Melcon
, the International Admissions Counselor, with any additional questions you have about International Financial Aid.STEP 1
Submit a Standardized English Language Test Score to TMCSTEP 2
Review The Master's College Doctrinal Statement and Complete Doctrinal QuestionnaireSTEP 3
Complete Application for Undergraduate AdmissionSTEP 4
Request TranscriptsSTEP 5 Complete Financial Aid ApplicationSTEP 6
Finalize Visa RequirementsReturn to "Steps to Enrollment"Return to "Frequently Asked Questions Page"