Arlington, TX (population: 385,024) has six christian schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Dallas Christian College, the highest ranked school in this group with a christian program, has a total student population of 329. It is the 632nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 33rd highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Christian students from Arlington 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.
Arlington lies in Tarrant county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan area has 856,430 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $19.78/hr average worker wage, and a $41,140 average annual salary.
Of the 6 christian schools with a 100-mile radius of Arlington, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southwestern Assemblies of God University comes out as the most expensive ($17,014/yr) for christian students, with Southwestern Christian College as the lowest, reported at only $4,346/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Arlington|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||6.4 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||11.4 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||12.9 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||12.9 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||23.6 miles|