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Theology Schools In Louisiana

In Louisiana, there are 8 accredited schools where theology classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of theology and theology training in Louisiana, which includes theology training at the following levels:


  1. Centenary College of Louisiana

    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71134-1188

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  2. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  3. Loyola University New Orleans

    6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143

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  4. New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

    3939 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  5. Notre Dame Seminary Graduate School of Theology

    2901 South Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-4391

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

    4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131-7399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Theology Employment

Louisiana 370
National 64,070

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

Employment Growth for Theology professionals In Louisiana

150 210 280 330 370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, the field of theology is growing. There were 220 more theology professionals working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 147% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for theology professionals which shows a 15% increase in the number of theology professionals working around the nation.

Theology VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$38,950 $43,200 $52,685 $50,245 $52,675
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Theology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to theology professionals are growing in Louisiana. In 2006 theology professionals made a mean salary of $38,950 per year, and in 2010 they made $52,675 per year.

Salary percentiles for Theology professionals in Louisiana

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This represents a growth in salaries of 26%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Louisiana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of theology. The pay differential between the highest paid theology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 198%

Average Salaries for Theology professionals and related professions in Louisiana

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In Louisiana, theology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Theology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana


As the number of theology professionals is increasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited theology schools in Louisiana state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 433 theology graduates from theology courses in Louisiana and in 2010 there were 477 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of theology school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 10%. A majority of these graduates, or 33%, graduated with an master's degree in theology.

Theology Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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