Livingston has a total population of 3,297 and a student population of 5,157. Of these students, 5,157 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Livingston's largest counseling school is University of West Alabama. Approximately 315 students graduated in 2010 from University of West Alabama with credentials in counseling.
A reported 315 students graduated with credentials in counseling in Livingston in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Livingston's counseling schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,052 per year in instate tuition and $20,112 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,120 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Livingston-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $4,346 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,636.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Livingston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,940 counselors in Alabama. Of these counselors, 230 were working in the greater Livingston area. Livingston's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Livingston, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,610 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.