Poughkeepsie has a total population of 29,871 and a student population of 18,858. Of these students, 2,453 are enrolled in schools that offer theology programs.
Of the 1 theology schools in Poughkeepsie, the largest theology school, by student population, is Vassar College. In 2010, Vassar College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in theology.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a theology degree in Poughkeepsie. If you decide to attend a theology school in Poughkeepsie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $41,930.
You should also anticipate spending about $860 for theology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Poughkeepsie-based theology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a theologist in Poughkeepsie, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 theologists in New York were working in the greater Poughkeepsie area. The number of theologists in Poughkeepsie is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for theologists.
As a theologist in Poughkeepsie, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for theologists in the state.