Other Theology & Religion
Types of Degrees Other Theology & Religion Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many theology and religious vocations (other) graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Other Theology & Religion?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of religious vocations majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||104|
|Hispanic or Latino||17|
Americans aren’t the only ones with an interest in Religious Vocations. About 0.6% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- South Korea
- United Kingdom
Bachelor’s Degree Starting Salary
The median early-career salary of theology and religious vocations (other) students with a bachelor’s degree is $34,250 a year according to 2017-2018 data from the U.S. Department of Education. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $33,125 (25th percentile) and $35,375 (75th percentile).
It’s important to note that just because the people reporting these salaries have a degree in religious vocations, it does not mean that they are working in a job related to their degree.
Online Other Theology & Religion Programs
In the 2018-2019 academic year, 132 schools offered some type of theology and religious vocations (other) program. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||5||3|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||5||3|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||11||2|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||5||1|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||7||1|
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Majors Related to Other Theology & Religion
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to religious vocations.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Theological & Ministerial Studies||19,838|
|Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries||3,055|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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