With an overall population of 88,025 and a student population of 5,594, approximately 1,075 of Quincy students attend one of Quincy's schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 1 counseling schools in Quincy, the largest counseling school, by student population, is Eastern Nazarene College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Nazarene College with credentials in counseling.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Quincy's counseling schools. If you decide to attend a counseling school in Quincy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,014.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,912 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Quincy, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 counselors in Massachusetts were working in the greater Quincy area. The number of counselors in Quincy is expected to 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 Quincy is $61,790 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.