Iowa contains five schools that offer christian programs. Luther College, the highest-ranking christian school in IA, has a total student population of 2,519 and is the 164th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 christian schools in Iowa, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Luther College comes out as the most expensive ($21,493/yr), with Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary as the lowest recorded at only $13,475/yr.
Christian students from Iowa schools who go on to become pastors, ministers, priests, christian faith workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,140 people working as religious workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,160. Also, Community and social services employees make on average $42,750 per year and there are about 1,891,320 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 24,380 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $36,100. Religious workers in this state earn $29,490/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the christian schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from christian, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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