EIN 75-0827421

Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS)

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Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS) is an evangelical theological seminary located in Dallas, Texas. It is known for popularizing the theological system known as Dispensationalism.

Program areas at DTS

INSTRUCTION: Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS) offers a variety of graduate academic programs from its main campus in Dallas, TX and its extension sites in Austin, Houston, and San Antonio, Texas; Atlanta, Georgia; Nashville, TN and Manassas, Virginia. Online courses are also offered. DTS is nondenominational and seeks to serve those of like biblical faith in evangelical protestantism. DTS has over 15,000 alumni serving in 105 countries. Fall 2019 enrollment consisted of 2,470 students, with 14,472 total class hours taken that term.
AUXILIARY: Auxiliary enterprises consist of a student bookstore, dining facilities, two student apartment buildings, and a theological journal. Mitchell Ministry Center houses student support activites and the bookstore. Swiss Tower residence hall has 158 apartments for married students with families and includes a fireside chat room, playroom, and courtyard with a pool. Washington Hall, the single-student apartment building, contains 158 bedrooms in one and two bedroom apartments. Its amenities include a student research library that is an extension of Turpin Library, a fully outfitted computer lab, conference rooms, 2 music practice rooms, 2 media rooms, a multipurpose room/gym, and a pool. Bibliotheca Sacra, a theological quarterly, in continuous publication since 1843, has been published by DTS since 1934. Bibliotheca Sacra does not include any advertising or endorsements.
STUDENT SERVICES: The mission of student services is to ensure that every student has the opportunity to develop as a godly servant-leader through his or her social, cultural, spiritual, physical, and emotional life. We provide advisement, programming, and services to enrich community, family life, personal interaction, social development, cultural awareness, physical development and campus diversity. The admissions department works to recruit and then equip entering students with the resources needed to have a successful graduate-studies experience. The registrar and counseling offices provide advising, counseling and testing services to facilitate personal, family and professional development. The Chaplains office encourages campus community life, worship, and spiritual development through chapel programming. The Dean of Students office provides opportunities for student participation in decision-making and leadership development through student groups.

Form 990s for DTS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-04-21990View PDF
2019-062020-02-18990View PDF
2018-062019-05-14990View PDF
2017-062018-03-14990View PDF
2016-062017-06-30990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

Who funds Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Dallas Seminary FoundationGeneral Support$4,255,962
 View purchase optionsReligious$1,000,000
 View purchase optionsFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$430,335
...and 54 more grants received
Federal funding details
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Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$2,363,640
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Grants made by DTS

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Chosen People MinistriesGeneral Support$30,000

Financials for DTS

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$26,982,837
Program services$24,604,533
Investment income and dividends$1,200,670
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$150,765
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-134,934
Net income from fundraising events$14,307
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$20,460
Miscellaneous revenues$-208,188
Total revenues$52,630,450

Personnel at DTS

Dale LarsonTreasurer / Vice President for Business and Finance$168,034
Kim TillVice President Development$148,218
Greg HatteburgDean Alumnienrollment SVC / Dean Enrollmentalumni SVC$139,405
 View purchase optionsExecutive Director - Foundation$0
 View purchase optionsExecutive Director Education and Techno$115,888
...and 5 more key personnel

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General information
3909 Swiss Ave
Dallas, TX 75204
Metro area
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
Dallas County, TX
Website URL
(800) 387-9673
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B50: Graduate, Professional Schools
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
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