Bryn Athyn has a general population of 1,351 and an overall student population of 211. Approximately 211 of Bryn Athyn's students are enrolled in schools that offer ministry programs.
The largest ministry school in Bryn Athyn, by student population, is Bryn Athyn College of the New Church. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Bryn Athyn College of the New Church with credentials in ministry.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a ministry degree from one of Bryn Athyn's ministry schools. If you decide to attend a ministry school in Bryn Athyn, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,991.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ministry program in Bryn Athyn. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,941.
If you plan on staying in Bryn Athyn after graduating from ministry school, you should know that job prospects for ministers in Bryn Athyn, which is the most popular ministry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,200 ministers in Pennsylvania, 620 were working in the greater Bryn Athyn area. The number of ministers in Bryn Athyn is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for ministers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a minister in Bryn Athyn is $44,020 per year, which is higher than the average for ministers state-wide.