Clemson has a general population of 11,939 and an overall student population of 19,111. Approximately 19,111 of Clemson's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Clemson University is the largest counseling school in Clemson, based on student population. Approximately 73 students graduated in 2010 from Clemson University with credentials in counseling.
A total of 73 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Clemson in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Clemson's counseling schools was $23,478 per year for instate students and $37,788 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $922 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clemson-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $6,774 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,352.
If you plan on staying in Clemson after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Clemson, which is the most popular counseling profession, are good. In 2010, there were 3,830 counselors in South Carolina. Of these counselors, 1,410 were working in the greater Clemson area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 15% in Clemson. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Clemson is $91,120 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.