Theology Schools In Washington DC

In Washington DC, there are 10 accredited schools where theology classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the theology academic community in Washington DC, and the future trends in theology training at the following levels:

  • Theology Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Theology
  • Masters degree in Theology
  • PhD degree in Theology


Schools

  1. American University

    4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016-8001

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Catholic University of America

    620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies

    487 Michigan Ave, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20017-1585

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Gallaudet University

    800 Florida Ave, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20002-3695

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. George Washington University

    2121 I Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20052

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Georgetown University

    37th and O St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20057

    22 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Wesley Theological Seminary

    4500 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016-5690

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Washington Theological Union

    6896 Laurel St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20012

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family

    620 Michigan Ave NE McGivney Hall, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Theology Employment

Washington DC 540
National 64,070

Of all of the theology professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Washington DC.

Employment Growth for Theology professionals In Washington DC

330 410 420 450 540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, theology is a growing field. There were 210 more theology professionals working in Washington DC in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of theology professionals has grown by 64%. This is faster than the trend for theology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of theology professionals has grown by 15% between 2006 and 2010.

Theology VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$28,835 $61,475 $61,785 $64,390 $60,220
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Theology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to theology professionals are growing in Washington DC. Theology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $28,835 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $60,220 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Theology professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$22,290
25th percentile
$39,455
50th percentile
$62,900
75th percentile
$74,630
90th percentile
$97,110

Thus, theology professionals' salaries grew by 52% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Washington DC state, within the field of theology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid theology professionals earn 336% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Theology professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Christian Counseling
$65,843
Ministry
$59,170
Theology
$60,220

In Washington DC, theology professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Theology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
14
doctor
8
Certificate
3
Total31

As the number of theology professionals is increasing in Washington DC state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited theology schools in Washington DC state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 331 theology graduates from theology courses in Washington DC and in 2010 there were 374 graduates.

This represents a 13% increase in the number of theology degree or certificate school graduates in Washington DC state. A majority of these graduates, or 45%, graduated with an master's degree in theology.

Theology Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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