With an overall population of 20,307 and a student population of 2,441, approximately 2,110 of Bethany students attend one of Bethany's schools that offer ministry programs.
Bethany's largest ministry school is Southern Nazarene University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Ministry program at Southern Nazarene University.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in ministry from ministry schools in Bethany in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,664 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for ministry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,690 per year, on average, for room and board at Bethany-based ministry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,264.
If you decide to work as a minister in Bethany, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 570 ministers in Oklahoma, 230 were working in the greater Bethany area. The number of ministers in Bethany is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for ministers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a minister in Bethany is $38,140 per year, which is lower than the average for ministers state-wide.