Mount Gay, WV has two ministry schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. King College, the highest ranked school in this group with a ministry program, has a total student population of 1,804. It is the 2834th highest ranked school in the USA and the 76th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Ministry students from Mount Gay 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 2 ministry schools with a 100-mile radius of Mount Gay, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kentucky Christian University comes out as the most expensive ($16,211/yr) for ministry students, with King College as the lowest, reported at only $14,820/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Mount Gay|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||74.6 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||80.7 miles|