Elizabeth has a general population of 120,568 and an overall student population of 583. Approximately 40 of Elizabeth's students are enrolled in schools that offer theology programs.
Elizabeth's largest theology school is Yeshivas Be'er Yitzchok. In 2010, Yeshivas Be'er Yitzchok graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in theology.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in theology from theology schools in Elizabeth in 2010. If you decide to attend a theology school in Elizabeth, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $9,000.
You should also anticipate spending about $200 for theology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elizabeth-based theology schools, you will have an added expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,800.
If you plan on staying in Elizabeth after graduating from theology school, you should know that job prospects for theologists in Elizabeth, which is the most popular theology profession, are not very good. There were 1,800 theologists working in New Jersey and 220 working in the greater Elizabeth area in 2010. The government projects that the number of theologists in Elizabeth will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for theologists.
As a theologist in Elizabeth, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,330 per year. This is lower than the average salary for theologists in the state.