Brownwood has a general population of 18,813 and an overall student population of 1,232. Approximately 1,232 of Brownwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer ministry programs.
Brownwood's largest ministry school is Howard Payne University. In 2010, Howard Payne University graduated approximately 6 students from its ministry program.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in ministry from ministry schools in Brownwood in 2010. In 2009 tuition at ministry schools in Brownwood was $18,650 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for ministry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,587 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in ministry, if you decide to work as a minister in Brownwood, your job prospects are good. There were 43,480 ministers working in Texas and 90 working in the greater Brownwood area in 2010. The number of ministers in Brownwood is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ministers.
As a minister in Brownwood, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for ministers in the state.