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Theology Schools in Iowa

There are 11 schools in the state of Iowa offering theology programs. In 2010, 226 students graduated from programs at Iowa theology schools. 79 of all these students graduated with certificates and 69 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

255 students graduate from theology programs in this state, on average, per year. Of those, 79 students graduated with theology certificates, 18 with an associate's level degree, 69 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 58 with a degree at the master's level, and two with a degree at the doctorate level.

11 theology schools are located in this state. Out of these, while ten schools are private, one school is public. Tuition at a private theology school varies from $12,604 to $29,020, while tuitions at a public theology school are $7,417.

Average tuition for programs in theology is $18,405. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,417 every year, is at the University of Iowa, the highest tuition for theology programs, which is $29,020 per year, is at Wartburg College.

Schools in Iowa offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in theology.

Theology Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

255 students graduate from theology programs in this state, on average, per year. Of those, 79 students graduated with theology certificates, 18 with an associate's level degree, 69 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 58 with a degree at the master's level, and two with a degree at the doctorate level.

Theology Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 88
  • Certificate 2007: 72
  • Certificate 2008: 66
  • Certificate 2009: 83
  • Certificate 2010: 79
  • Associate 2006: 17
  • Associate 2007: 25
  • Associate 2008: 12
  • Associate 2009: 18
  • Associate 2010: 18
  • Bachelor 2006: 74
  • Bachelor 2007: 70
  • Bachelor 2008: 102
  • Bachelor 2009: 71
  • Bachelor 2010: 69
  • Master 2006: 31
  • Master 2007: 37
  • Master 2008: 64
  • Master 2009: 75
  • Master 2010: 58
  • Doctorate 2006: 66
  • Doctorate 2007: 89
  • Doctorate 2008: 41
  • Doctorate 2009: 32
  • Doctorate 2010: 2

Theology Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in this state offer a total of 35 programs in theology. Of these programs, approximately 51.4% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Theology Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 18
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

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Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35350
  • 25th Percentile: 45840
  • Median: 60150
  • 75th Percentile: 73230
  • 90th Percentile: 93250

Clergy — Salary by Percentile

Clergy — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25490
  • 25th Percentile: 30510
  • Median: 40710
  • 75th Percentile: 50770
  • 90th Percentile: 59160

Career Trends

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54410
  • Median Salary 2007: 56620
  • Median Salary 2008: 55990
  • Median Salary 2009: 54270
  • Median Salary 2010: 60150
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Clergy — Employment Trend

Clergy — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39040
  • Median Salary 2007: 38040
  • Median Salary 2008: 43190
  • Median Salary 2009: 38740
  • Median Salary 2010: 40710
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Iowa vs National Theology Employment

Iowa vs National Theology Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 1.077% (690)

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1. Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

1900 NW 4th St
Ankeny, IA 50023-2152
(515) 964-0601

Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary is located in the suburbs of Ankeny, Iowa. This school offers ten theology programs. More specifically, this school offers students one certificate in theology, one associate's level theology degree, four degrees at the bachelor's level in theology, and four master's level degrees in theology. It is a 4-year institution. It is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology in terms of programs.

2. The Wartburg Theological Seminary

333 Wartburg Pl
Dubuque, IA 52003-7797
(563) 589-0200

The Wartburg Theological Seminary offers one theology program and Wartburg, which is near the center of the city, is located in Dubuque, IA. This specialized school is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology programs.

3. The University of Dubuque

2000 University Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 589-3000

The University of Dubuque is 1.4 miles from the center of the city. It offers two theology programs. More specifically, it offers one master's level degree in theology to students and one theology degree at the doctorate level. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the second largest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology in terms of programs.

4. Briar Cliff University

3303 Rebecca St
Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 279-5321

Briar Cliff University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Sioux City, IA. BCU offers two programs in theology. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the associate's level in theology by BCU and one bachelor's level degree in theology. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology.

5. Emmaus Bible College

2570 Asbury Rd
Dubuque, IA 52001-3096
(563) 588-8000

Emmaus Bible College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Dubuque, IA. This school offers eight theology programs. Of those, this school offers three certificates in theology to students, one associate's level degree in theology, and four degrees at the bachelor's level in theology. This school is a 4-year institution.

6. Saint Ambrose University

518 W Locust St
Davenport, IA 52803-2898
(563) 333-6000

Saint Ambrose University, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Davenport, IA. This school offers two theology programs. Out of those, it offers one theology degree at the bachelor's level to students and one theology degree at the master's level. This school is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology programs.

7. Loras College

1450 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52004-0178
(563) 588-7100

Loras College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Dubuque, IA and this school offers one theology program. It is a 4-year institution. Loras is the oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology programs.

8. Wartburg College

100 Wartburg Blvd.
Waverly, IA 50677-0903
(319) 352-8200

Wartburg College is located in town of Waverly, Iowa and it offers one theology program. 1,775 students pursue degrees in 40 Wartburg programs, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology.

9. Northwestern College

101 Seventh St SW
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 707-7000

Northwestern College, which is very close to Orange City, Iowa, is in a rural area. NWC offers two programs in theology. Students are offered two theology degrees at the bachelor's level by it. This school is a 4-year institution. This liberal arts college is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology programs.

10. The University of Iowa

101 Jessup Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1316
(319) 335-3500

The University of Iowa is located in the center of Iowa City and UI offers one theology program. UI is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the largest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology.

11. Dordt College

498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA 51250-1697
(712) 722-6000

Dordt College is located in Sioux Center, IA. This school offers five programs in theology. Students are offered five bachelor's level degrees in theology by this small school. Overall, 1,360 students pursue degrees in 90 programs at this school. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering theology.