Laurinburg, NC has three christian schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. New Life Theological Seminary, the highest ranked school in this group with a christian program, has a total student population of 95. It is the 1289th highest ranked school in the USA and the 38th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
Christian students from Laurinburg 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.
Laurinburg lies in Scotland county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 298,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $15.90/hr average worker wage, and a $33,070 average annual salary.
Of the 3 christian schools with a 100-mile radius of Laurinburg, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New Life Theological Seminary comes out as the most expensive ($19,231/yr) for christian students, with John Wesley College as the lowest, reported at only $12,768/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Laurinburg|
|Myrtle Beach||SC||-||3||18.832||7||82.0 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||83.4 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||88.8 miles|
|Rock Hill||SC||72,341||5||30.0256||144||89.7 miles|