Doctor’s Degrees in Sacred Music
Education Levels of Sacred Music Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 14 students earned their doctor's degree in sacred music. This makes it the 205th most popular doctor's degree program in the country.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in sacred music at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Sacred Music Majors With Doctor’s Degrees
More men than women pursue doctor's degrees in sacred music. About 64.3% of graduates in this field are male.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of sacred music doctor’s degree students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
Most Popular Sacred Music Programs for Doctor’s Degrees
There are 9 colleges that offer a doctor’s degree in sacred music. Learn more about the most popular 9 below:
Liberty University tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for sacred music majors who are seeking their doctor's degree. Each year, around 85,500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $15,417 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,980 per year.
For the 2018-2019 academic year, 11 doctor's degrees were handed out to sacred music majors at Liberty University. Of these students, 27% were women and 9% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.
The 2nd most popular school in the country for sacred music majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,280 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,310 per year.
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 2 people received their doctor's degree in sacred music from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. About 100% of this group were women, and 50% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary is the 3rd most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in sacred music. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $20,112 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,124 per year.
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 1 people received their doctor's degree in sacred music from SBTS.
Explore Major by State
Below are some popular majors that are similar to sacred music that offer doctor’s degrees.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Theological & Ministerial Studies||1,464|
|Other Theology & Religion||279|
|Pastoral Specialized Ministries||230|
*The racial-ethnic minority student 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 percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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