Missouri Clergy: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Clergy in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Clergy in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and St. Louis
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Kansas City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and St. Louis

Salaries for Clergy in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Kansas City

Schools for Clergy in Missouri are listed below.

Selected Clergy Schools in Missouri

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Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

  • Programs: Master of Divinity - Intercultural Studies, Master of Arts in Practical Theology - Marketplace Ministry, Master of Arts in Christian Spirituality and Formation, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: Doctor of Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting, M.Div: Homiletics, MA Christian Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Liberal Studies Leadership, BS in Liberal Studies
  • Degrees: Bachelor

NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Bible and Theology
  • Degrees: Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Ministry - Practical Theology, Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry - Biblical Studies, Associate of Arts in Christian Ministry - Pastoral Ministry, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Liberal Arts (BA) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: Online Master of Liberal Arts
  • Degrees: Master
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More Missouri Clergy Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Aquinas Institute of Theology Saint Louis Doctorate 245
Assemblies of God Theological Seminary Springfield Doctorate 476
Avila University Kansas City Masters 1,831
Baptist Bible College and Graduate School Springfield Masters & First Professional 636
Calvary Bible College and Theological Seminary Kansas City Masters 313
Central Bible College Springfield Bachelor 673
Central Christian College of the Bible Moberly Bachelor 451
Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Fayette Bachelor 934
Concordia Seminary Saint Louis Doctorate 660
Covenant Theological Seminary Saint Louis Doctorate 794
Culver-Stockton College Canton Bachelor 849
Drury University Springfield Masters 4,978
Eden Theological Seminary Webster Grove Doctorate & First Professional 213
Evangel University Springfield Masters 1,657
Fontbonne University Saint Louis Masters 2,969
Hannibal-Lagrange College Hannibal Masters 1,184
Lindenwood University Saint Charles Doctorate 9,633
Maryville University of Saint Louis Saint Louis Doctorate 3,422
Midwest University Wentzville Doctorate & First Professional 376
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Kansas City Doctorate 735
Missouri Baptist University Saint Louis Masters 4,598
Missouri State University Springfield Doctorate 19,348
Nazarene Theological Seminary Kansas City Doctorate 293
Ozark Christian College Joplin Bachelor 669
Rockhurst University Kansas City Doctorate 3,124
Saint Louis Christian College Florissant Bachelor 321
Saint Paul School of Theology Kansas City Doctorate & First Professional 303
Southwest Baptist University Bolivar Doctorate 3,539
University of Missouri-Columbia Columbia Doctorate 28,405
Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis Doctorate & First Professional 13,382
Webster University Saint Louis Doctorate 19,398
Westminster College Fulton Fulton Bachelor 972
William Jewell College Liberty Bachelor 1,329

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Clergy

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Missouri. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Clergy relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Springfield 90 $41260 1.31
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