Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Theological & Ministerial Studies and the types of students that study this field. Liberty University awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but American Baptist Seminary of the West and Church Divinity School of the Pacific have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Theological & Ministerial Studies. Tuition costs for Theological & Ministerial Studies majors are, on average, N/A for in-state public colleges, and $23,470 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Theological & Ministerial Studies programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Theology graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Religious organizations is the industry that employs the most Theology majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Theology majors, by average wage, is Legal services.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Theology in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Theology is 47.1, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Theology degrees, and White students earn the majority (12,058) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Theological & Ministerial Studies field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Theological & Ministerial Studies majors need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Theological & Ministerial Studies majors need more than the average amount of Instructing, Learning Strategies, and Service Orientation.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Theological & Ministerial Studies majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Instructing is very distinctive for majors, but the Reading Comprehension, Speaking, and Writing are the three most important skills for people in the field.