With an overall population of 58,969 and a student population of 7,645, approximately 7,385 of Haverhill students attend one of Haverhill's schools that offer counseling programs.
Haverhill's largest counseling school is Northern Essex Community College. In 2010, Northern Essex Community College graduated approximately 12 students from its counseling program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a counseling certificate from one of Haverhill's counseling schools. If you decide to attend a counseling school in Haverhill, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,096.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for counseling related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Haverhill, your job prospects are average. There were 8,010 counselors working in Massachusetts and 3,230 working in the greater Haverhill area in 2010. The government projects that the number of counselors in Haverhill will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Haverhill is $61,790 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.