Miami has a total population of 362,470 and a student population of 150,768. Of these students, 8,846 are enrolled in schools that offer ministry programs.
Of the 1 ministry schools in Miami, the largest ministry school, by student population, is Barry University. In 2010, Barry University graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in ministry.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a ministry degree from one of Miami's ministry schools. In 2009 tuition at ministry schools in Miami was $26,400 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ministry program in Miami. And if you live on campus at one of the Miami-based ministry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,152 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Miami after graduating from ministry school, you should know that job prospects for ministers in Miami, which is the most popular ministry profession, are good. There were 13,720 ministers working in Florida and 290 working in the greater Miami area in 2010. The government projects that the number of ministers in Miami will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ministers.
As a minister in Miami, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,020 per year. This is lower than the average salary for ministers in the state.