Collegedale has a total population of 6,514 and a student population of 2,891. Of these students, 2,891 are enrolled in schools that offer theology programs.
Southern Adventist University is the largest theology school in Collegedale, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Adventist University graduated approximately 17 students from its theology program.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a theology degree in Collegedale. If you decide to attend a theology school in Collegedale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,112.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a theology program in Collegedale. And if you live on campus at one of the Collegedale-based theology schools, you will have an added expense of $5,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many theology graduates choose to work as theologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Collegedale, your job prospects are good. There were 12,310 theologists working in Tennessee and 60 working in the greater Collegedale area in 2010. Collegedale's theologist workforce is projected to increase by 31% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for theologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a theologist in Collegedale is $44,620 per year, which is lower than the average for theologists state-wide.