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IPEDS ID: 489335
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Institute of Buddhist Studies
2140 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, California 94704
General information:  (510) 809-1444
Website:  www.shin-ibs.edu
Type:  4-year, Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:  Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:  City: Midsize
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  22 (0 undergraduate)
Disability Serviceswww.gtu.edu/academics/registrar/handicapped-access
Mission Statement
  To provide graduate level education in the full breadth of the Buddhist tradition with specialized education supporting Pure Land and contemporary Shin Buddhist Studies, while advancing Jodo Shinshu Buddhist ministry and Buddhist chaplaincy.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Students cannot receive federal aid (e.g. Pell Grants).
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education – graduate courses offered, programs not offered
Study abroad
Student Services
None
Credit Accepted
Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
  • Faculty data not available.
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2019-2020
Tuition$18,720
Fees$0
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
  • This institution did not offer programs at or below the baccalaureate level in 2017-2018, therefore financial aid information was not reported.
  • This institution did not offer programs at or below the baccalaureate level in 2017-2018, therefore net price information was not reported.
Fall 2018
Total enrollment (all graduate)22
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 18%
Part-time: 82%Student Gender:
Male: 55%
Female: 45%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 9%
Black or African American: 0%
Hispanic/Latino: 0%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 5%
Two or more races: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 77%
Non-resident alien: 9%
Graduate Distance Education Status
Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 32%
Enrolled in some distance education: 36%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 32%
  • This institution does not offer programs at or below the baccalaureate level, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not offer programs at or below the baccalaureate level, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
  • Institutions that did not offer undergraduate programs were not required to report Outcome Measures.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2018-2019
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramMasterPostgraduate
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Buddhist Studies01
Category total01
Theology and Religious Vocations
Divinity/Ministry1-
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other-5
Category total15
Grand total16
Educational Benefits, 2017-2018
  • Institution did not award educational benefits in 2013-14.
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
  • No accreditation data reported for this institution.
  • No campus security data reported for this institution.
  • Institution does not have a Program Participation Agreement with the US Department of Education. Eligible students can NOT receive federal aid (e.g. Pell Grants).