Is the cost of this degree worth the salary it leads to?

After graduation, theology and religious vocations graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average.

Theology and Religious Vocations graduate salaries over time

The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in theology and religious vocations is $32,228, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $42,143.

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

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