Is an Online Religion Education Possible?

Yes! Grand Canyon University, the highest ranking online religion school, is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding pastors, ministers, theologians, priests, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 6,140 people employed as religious workers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $33,160. Community and social services employees make on average $42,750 per year and there are about 1,891,320 of them employed today. Online schools like Grand Canyon University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Religion Common Job Tasks
  • running a church
  • reading the bible
  • doing yoga
  • preaching
  • caring for the sick
  • making home visits
  • feeding the homeless
  • praying
  • doing office work
  • worshiping
Popular Journals & Magazines Religion Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Part-time World Religions Instructor
  • Associate Producer of Religion and Ethics
  • Religion Lecturer
  • Religion Teacher
  • Religion Coordinator
  • Religion & Spirituality Insider
  • Protestant Religion Teacher
  • Visiting Assistant Professor in Race and Religion
  • Assistant Professor in Religion
  • Adjunct Instructor Religion
Top Cities for Religion
  • Corvallis
  • Salem
  • Eugene
  • Portland
  • Missoula
  • Bend
  • Johnstown
  • Saginaw
  • Poughkeepsie
  • Buffalo
Top States for Religion
  • Kentucky
  • Alabama
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Virginia
  • Arkansas
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
Common Religion Degree Program Names
  • Bachelors of Religious Education
  • BA in Divinity
  • Bachelor of Talmudic Law
  • Master of Theology
  • BA of Sacred Theology
  • Master of Arts in Religious Studies
  • Doctor of Divinity
  • Doctor of Theology
  • AA in Theology
  • Associates of Theology - Canon Law
Common Religion Course Titles
  • Judaism Christianity and Islam
  • Introduction to Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
  • Introduction to the New testament
  • Medieval Religion and Culture
  • Modern Religion and Culture
  • Introduction to Islam
  • Introduction to African-American Religions
  • Living Religions of the East
  • Religion and Society
  • Religion and Liberation

Religion Programs by State & City