The distance from San Jose. Christian education is centralized in the capital city of San Jose, 2 1/2 hours from the Pacific coast.
The time it takes to earn a degree. The average Costa Rican pastor takes 8.5 years to complete a bachelor degree.
The costs involved in traveling to San Jose (income vs. educational costs) The pastors live overworked lifestyles and have low incomes. 65% of pastors in Costa Rica earn $620 or less per month.
The generally low beginning education of the pastors makes higher education very slow and challenging.
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