Theology in Georgia

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Schools Offering Theology Programs in Georgia

Around 0.4% of Georgia's graduates graduate from theology degree programs every year. Thus, Georgia's 26 theology schools put out approximately 1,078 theologists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Georgia that has a theology program is Emory University. Emory University, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Atlanta. 227 students graduated with a degree in theology from Emory University in 2010. The tuition rate at Emory University was $39,158 per year.

University of Georgia, which was ranked 15th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a theology program. It is located in Athens. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated 46 students from its theology program. University of Georgia charged in-state students $8,736 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia that has a theology program is Georgia State University. Georgia State University, which was ranked 32nd in the country in 2010, is located in Atlanta. In 2010, 26 students graduated from Georgia State University theology program. Tuition at Georgia State University was $8,698 per year.


If you are hoping to attend one of Georgia's theology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $16,185 per year, though tuition can range from $39,158 per year to $5,376 per year. In 2010, the following Georgia theology schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
  2. Agnes Scott College - located in Decatur, students are charged $31,283 per year
  3. Mercer University - located in Macon, students are charged $30,560 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Georgia theology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Luther Rice University - located in Lithonia, students are charged $5,376 per year
  2. Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs - located in Atlanta, students are charged $8,264 per year
  3. Beulah Heights University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $8,588 per year

A theology degree from a Georgia school... what next?

A large number of Georgia theology graduates become theologists. 380 theologists were working in Georgia in 2010. The Georgia counties with the largest populations of theologists are:

  1. Barrow County - 240 theologists


A theologist in Georgia earns $69,370 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. theologists in Georgia had varying salaries from $39,030 to $122,050 per year in 2010. A theologist in the following Georgia counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Barrow County - $76,570 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in theology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as theology or christian counseling.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Theology in Georgia
  • Bachelor's Degree in Theology in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in Theology in Georgia
  • Doctoral Degree in Theology in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,909 miles from location Carver Bible College Atlanta GA n/a n/a n/a
5,845 miles from location University of Georgia Athens GA 84.6189 51% 34,885
5,902 miles from location Georgia State University Atlanta GA 68.3293 68% 30,427
5,899 miles from location Emory University Atlanta GA 86.1612 28% 12,930
5,856 miles from location Mercer University Macon GA 66.2857 20% 8,072
5,904 miles from location Clark Atlanta University Atlanta GA 22.0674 18% 3,873
5,904 miles from location Morehouse College Atlanta GA 61.0705 41% 2,689
5,904 miles from location Spelman College Atlanta GA 35.9892 26% 2,229
5,905 miles from location Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs Atlanta GA 24.7002 77% 2,170
5,963 miles from location Covenant College Lookout Mountain GA 62.8149 42% 1,367
5,950 miles from location Shorter University Rome GA 57.4714 31% 1,205
5,914 miles from location Reinhardt University Waleska GA 23.6514 30% 1,123
5,792 miles from location Brewton-Parker College Mount Vernon GA 46.2674 50% 1,049
5,938 miles from location LaGrange College Lagrange GA 24.6088 26% 1,027
5,887 miles from location Luther Rice University Lithonia GA 7.12242 n/a 991
5,763 miles from location Paine College Augusta GA 40.8694 21% 907
5,897 miles from location Agnes Scott College Decatur GA 30.6491 26% 868
5,847 miles from location Toccoa Falls College Toccoa GA 28.3429 31% 816
5,900 miles from location Beulah Heights University Atlanta GA 7.88696 n/a 805
5,833 miles from location Emmanuel College Franklin Springs GA 24.6984 70% 732
5,907 miles from location Atlanta Christian College Atlanta GA 19.2965 71% 690
5,860 miles from location Wesleyan College Macon GA 56.1354 38% 685
5,869 miles from location Truett-McConnell College Cleveland GA 41.7695 50% 519
5,903 miles from location Interdenominational Theological Center Atlanta GA 0.0503207 n/a 421
5,896 miles from location Columbia Theological Seminary Decatur GA 0.0341845 n/a 286
5,919 miles from location Andrew College Cuthbert GA 14.991 41% 229

Curious what studying Theology gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Georgia

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Clergy + 580 $47,820 132.0%
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary + 380 $69,370 -13.6%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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