Detroit has a general population of 951,270 and an overall student population of 65,306. Approximately 127 of Detroit's students are enrolled in schools that offer ministry programs.
Detroit's largest ministry school is Ecumenical Theological Seminary. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Ministry program at Ecumenical Theological Seminary.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in ministry from ministry schools in Detroit in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Detroit after graduating from ministry school, you should know that job prospects for ministers in Detroit, which is the most popular ministry profession, are average. In 2010, there were 4,910 ministers in Michigan. Of these ministers, 300 were working in the greater Detroit area. The government projects that the number of ministers in Detroit will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for ministers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a minister in Detroit is $40,570 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for ministers.