Baytown has a total population of 66,430 and a student population of 6,658. Of these students, 6,658 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Baytown's largest counseling school is Lee College. In 2010, Lee College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in counseling.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Baytown's counseling schools. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Baytown was $1,086 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Baytown.
Many counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Baytown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 24,650 counselors in Texas, 5,160 were working in the greater Baytown area. The number of counselors in Baytown is expected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Baytown, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,570 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.