If you are interested in pursuing theology, you may want to consider attending one of the 3 theology schools in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. With an overall population of 56,348 and a student population of 5,789, approximately 3,289 of Lancaster students attend one of Lancaster's schools that offer theology programs.
Lancaster's largest theology school is Lancaster Bible College. Approximately 182 students graduated in 2010 from Lancaster Bible College with credentials in theology.
In 2010, 226 students graduated with a theology degree from one of Lancaster's theology schools. In 2009 tuition at theology schools in Lancaster was $27,910 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a theology program in Lancaster. And if you live on campus at one of the Lancaster-based theology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,624 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in theology, if you decide to work as a theologist in Lancaster, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 theologists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Lancaster area. By the year 2018, the number of theologists is expected to decrease by -3% in Lancaster. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for theologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a theologist in Lancaster is $43,980 per year, which is higher than the average for theologists state-wide.
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