Honolulu, HI (population: 375,134) has thirteen ministry schools within a 2500-mile radius of its city center. William Jessup University, the highest ranked school in this group with a ministry program, has a total student population of 578. It is the 579th highest ranked school in the USA and the 36th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Ministry students from Honolulu schools who go on to become pastors, ministers, priests, ministry 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.
Honolulu lies in Honolulu county, which is one of the 4 counties in Hawaii. Overall, the Honolulu area has 430,700 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,760 average annual salary.
Of the 13 ministry schools with a 2500-mile radius of Honolulu, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Santa Clara University comes out as the most expensive ($35,245/yr) for ministry students, with Simpson University as the lowest, reported at only $16,328/yr.