Ministry in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Ministry Programs in Oklahoma


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Oklahoma receive ministry degrees every year. Thus, Oklahoma's 4 ministry schools put out approximately 60 ministers each year.

Top Schools

Saint Gregorys University, which is located in Shawnee, is the top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a ministry program. It received a ranking of 54th in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a degree in ministry from Saint Gregorys University in 2010. The tuition rate at Saint Gregorys University was $17,516 per year.

Oral Roberts University, which was ranked 72nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a ministry program. It is located in Tulsa. 27 students graduated with degree in ministry from Oral Roberts University in 2010. Students at Oral Roberts University paid $20,054 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a ministry program is Southern Nazarene University. Southern Nazarene University, which was ranked 78th in the country in 2010, is located in Bethany. In 2010, Southern Nazarene University graduated 2 students from its ministry programs. The tuition rate at Southern Nazarene University was $18,354 per year.

Cost

Ministry schools in Oklahoma, charge students an average tuition of $13,981 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $20,054 per year, or as little as $17,516 per year. In 2010, the ministry schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:

  1. Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year
  2. Southern Nazarene University - located in Bethany, students are charged $18,354 per year
  3. Saint Gregorys University - located in Shawnee, students are charged $17,516 per year

The ministry schools in Oklahoma that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Saint Gregorys University - located in Shawnee, students are charged $17,516 per year
  2. Southern Nazarene University - located in Bethany, students are charged $18,354 per year
  3. Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year

A ministry degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

A large number of Oklahoma ministry graduates become ministers. If you decide to work as a minister in Oklahoma, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 430 Oklahoma ministers as of 2010. The Oklahoma counties with the largest populations of ministers are:

  1. Canadian County - 230 ministers
  2. Creek County - 80 ministers
  3. Cherokee County - 40 ministers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of ministers in Oklahoma will grow by 7%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 620 ministers working in Oklahoma.

Salary

On average, a minister earns a salary of $40,880 per year in Oklahoma state. However, this number is only an average. ministers in Oklahoma had varying salaries from $26,230 to $67,220 per year in 2010. On average a minister earns the most in the following Oklahoma counties:

  1. Atoka County - $45,770 per year
  2. Canadian County - $42,140 per year
  3. Creek County - $39,870 per year

A minister in the following counties in Oklahoma make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Cherokee County - $37,950 per year
  2. Creek County - $39,870 per year
  3. Canadian County - $42,140 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in ministry in Oklahoma and to compare salaries with various related fields such as christian counseling or theology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Ministry in Oklahoma
  • Master's Degree in Ministry in Oklahoma

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,558 miles from location Oral Roberts University Tulsa OK 27.5341 49% 3,140
6,654 miles from location Southern Nazarene University Bethany OK 22.2153 n/a 2,110
6,617 miles from location Saint Gregorys University Shawnee OK 46.3748 13% 738
6,552 miles from location Phillips Theological Seminary Tulsa OK 0.0190047 n/a 159
 

Curious what studying Ministry gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Clergy + 430 $40,880 48.3%
2
Directors, Religious Activities and Education + 60 $55,800 0.0%
 

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