Toppenish has a general population of 8,946 and an overall student population of 1,115. Approximately 1,115 of Toppenish's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
The largest counseling school in Toppenish, by student population, is Heritage University. In 2010, Heritage University graduated approximately 15 students from its counseling program.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a counseling degree in Toppenish. If you decide to attend a counseling school in Toppenish, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,220.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for counseling related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Toppenish, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,820 counselors in Washington State, 370 were working in the greater Toppenish area. Toppenish's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Toppenish is $36,290 per year, which is lower than the average for counselors state-wide.