Scholarships - New/Transfer Students

Every student must complete a Financial Aid Application to be considered for any financial aid (including Music, Athletics and outside scholarships). The Master's College offers Merit-based ScholarshipsNeed-based Grants, and Federal/State Aid. See below for more details. All Institutional aid is awarded up to 4 years/8 semesters. All institutional aid is evenly disbursed between the two semesters.

Priority Deadline: March 2nd*

*Meet the Priority Deadline to ensure availability of scholarship and grant funds. Applications will continue to be accepted after the Priority Deadline of March 2nd.

Merit-Based Scholarships

(FAFSA or FAFSA Waiver required)

Award Amount Additional Documents Needed
President's Scholarship
  • Competitive scholarship awarded to full-time incoming freshmen. Applicants must have a high school GPA of 3.85 and a SAT I score (Critical Reading and Math sub-tests only) of 1400 or ACT score of 32. Renewable with a college GPA of 3.5.
  • Deadline: January 24, 2014
$14,000 President's Scholarship Application
Distinguished Scholar Scholarship
  • Awarded to traditional, full-time students
  • Minimum GPA: 3.85 and
  • SAT I score: 1050 - 1600 (incoming freshmen only; based on Critical Reading and Math sub-tests only)or
  • ACT score: 22 - 36
  • Renewable with a 3.45 cumulative GPA
  • Click here to see our Academic Scholarship Chart.
$6,000 - $11,000 None
Honors Scholarship
  • Awarded to traditional, full-time students
  • Minimum GPA: 3.65 and
  • SAT I score: 1050 - 1600 (incoming freshmen only; based on Critical Reading and Math sub-tests only) or
  • ACT score: 22 - 36
  • Renewable with a 3.45 cumulative GPA
  • Click here to see our Academic Scholarship Chart.
$4,000 - $8,500 None
Merit Scholarship
  • Awarded to traditional, full-time students
  • Minimum GPA: 3.45 and
  • SAT I score: 1050 - 1600 (incoming freshmen only; based on Critical Reading and Math sub-tests only) or
  • ACT score: 22 - 36
  • Renewable with a 3.45 cumulative GPA
  • Click here to see our Academic Scholarship Chart.
$3,000 - $6,500 None
Achievement Scholarship
  • Awarded to traditional, full-time students
  • Minimum GPA: 3.25 and
  • SAT I score: 1050 - 1600 (incoming freshmen only; based on Critical Reading and Math sub-tests only) or
  • ACT score: 22 - 36
  • Renewable with a 3.25 cumulative GPA
  • Click here to see our Academic Scholarship Chart.
$2,000 - $5,000 None
Athletic Scholarship
  • Awarded by the Athletic Department to students who demonstrate athletic ability and Christian character which will contribute to The Master's College and its athletic programs. Annual application is required.
  • Please contact the Athletic department for more information.
  • Students awarded athletic scholarships may only receive Federal/State Aid and Outside or Ministry Scholarships (outside portion only) in addition to their athletic scholarship. They do not qualify for any other institutional aid.
Varies See Athletic Dept.

athletics@masters.edu
Music Scholarship
  • Awarded by the Music Department to students who demonstrate superior music ability and who are committed to The Master's College and the ministry focus of the programs. Annual application is required.
  • Please contact the Music department for more information.
Varies See Music Dept.

music@masters.edu
AWANA Citation Award
  • Awarded to full-time incoming freshman or transfer students who have completed twelve years of AWANA training and who are designated as Citation Award winners.
$1,000 Copy of Citation Award
Ministry Matching Grant
  • 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, as long as funds remain available.
  • Matching funds only guaranteed with eligible applications received before August 1st
Click here for more information on this grant.
Up to $2,500 Ministry Matching Grant Application

The Shamrock Foundation Grant

  • The Shamrock Foundation Grant is designed to provide financial assistance to deserving students showing reasonable progress towards the completion of a degree at The Master's College.

  • The Shamrock Foundation Grant was established in honor of Pearl S. and D. Arthur Wismer by their family. In addition to being wonderful parents, Pearl was a devoted elementary teacher for over 50 years and Arthur was an exemplary role model in all business matters.
Varies The Shamrock Foundation Grant Application

The Shamrock Foundation Grant- Music

  • The Shamrock Foundation Grant is designed to provide financial assistance to deserving students showing reasonable progress towards the completion of a degree at The Master's College.


  • This grant was set up in honor of Philip Webb.
Varies The Shamrock Foundation Grant- Music Application

Bible Bee Scholarship

  • Awarded to students who competed in the National Bible Bee and placed 1st-5th in the Senior level.
  • The Bible Bee Scholarship is intended for new freshmen only.
  • Proof of placement is required.
$3,000 Bible Bee Scholarship Application

 

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Need-Based Scholarships

(FAFSA required)

Award Amount Additional Documents Needed
The Master's College Grant
  • Awarded to students based on academic achievement and financial need. The student must be enrolled full-time at The Master's College and have a minimum GPA of 2.0.
Up to $15,000 FAFSA
Early FAFSA Filer Scholarship
  • Awarded to new and transfer students who complete the FAFSA before the March 2nd priority deadline.
  • Must fill out FAFSA before March 2nd and have a 2.0 GPA.
  • Scholarship awarded automatically based on www.fafsa.ed.gov completion date.
  • Please contact the Office of Financial Aid for more information.
$1000 FAFSA
International Student Grant
  • Awarded to new and continuing international student based on financial need and academic achievement.
  • Please contact the International Student Office for more information.
Varies See International Student Office
Christian Ministry Dependent Grant
  • Awarded to full-time students demonstrating need, who are dependents of full-time Christian ministry personnel who provide the family's primary support and whose ministries are consistent with the mission of TMC.
Up to $3,000 Christian Ministry Dependent Application
Outside Scholarship Matching Grant
  • 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, as long as funds remain available.
  • The last year that the Outside Scholarship Matching Grant will be available is the 2014-2015 academic year.
  • Deadline: Last day of Add/Drop period
Up to $1,000 Outside Scholarship Matching Application
John R. Dunkin Alumni Scholarship
  • Available for the dependent children of graduates (with bachelor's degree conferred) of Los Angeles Baptist College or The Master's College. The applicant must demonstrate financial need, be attending TMC full time and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
$1,000 John R. Dunkin Alumni Scholarship Application

Pastor and Missionary Dependent Grant

  • Awarded to full-time students demonstrating need, who are dependents of a full-time pastor or missionary who provide the family's primary support and whose ministries are consistent with the mission of TMC.
  • This grant will be awarded beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year and is for new and transfer students only.
$5,000 Pastor and Missionary Dependent Grant

 

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Federal/State Aid

(FAFSA required)

Award Amount Additional Documents Needed
Cal Grant
  • Awarded to low and middle income California residents and is based on need and GPA. The student must be enrolled in at least a two year program. Annual application is required.
  • Additional documentation is required. Applicant must have submitted GPA verification (via the Registrar's Office at their high school or college). Click here for more information.
  • Deadline: March 2
Up to $9,223 GPA Verification Form

FAFSA
Pell Grant
  • Federal program based on need.
Up to $5,645 FAFSA
Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant
  • Federal program based on need. The student must also be eligible for Pell Grant (see above).
Up to $1,000 FAFSA
Federal Work Study Program
  • Part-time employment based on financial need and academic qualification. On-campus and off-campus opportunities range up to twenty hours/week.
$2,500 or $5,000 FAFSA

 

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