Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Does the university offer financial aid or student loans?
St. James the Elder University offers financial assistance to students. However, most of our students raise their finances by either working or having friends, family, church members or churches support them.

Is SJTEU Accredited?
St. James the Elder University is a certified University authorized to operate by the State of Florida by religious exemption and meets or exceeds the minimum standards of the legal statutes of the State of Florida F. S. 1005.06(1) (f), F.S. 1005.04.

How quickly will I receive a response after submitting my application?
Please allow 24 hours to receive email communication from our admissions team regarding your application. Please allow up to 1 week for a final decision on your acceptance to St. James the Elder University. Thank you for your patience!

How long does it take to Graduate?
The length of time to complete a program depends on the student, their financial plans, and the time devoted to their studies. At the Masters, Doctorate and Post-Doctorate levels, students typically complete their program between 2-4 years.

Can Students transfer to SJTEU?
Yes, students may transfer into any program at SJTEU from another school. However, transfer students are required to spend at least one year of study at SJTEU. Each transfer case is reviewed on a case-by-case basis.