Graniteville, SC has six ministry schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Erskine College and Seminary, the highest ranked school in this group with a ministry program, has a total student population of 874. It is the 1942nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 23rd highest in the state of South Carolina (#1 is Clemson University).
Ministry students from Graniteville 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.
Of the 6 ministry schools with a 100-mile radius of Graniteville, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Erskine College and Seminary comes out as the most expensive ($15,998/yr) for ministry students, with W L Bonner College as the lowest, reported at only $5,855/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Graniteville|
|North Augusta||SC||-||1||27.4739||4||10.0 miles|