With an overall population of 108,787 and a student population of 61,766, approximately 574 of Clearwater students attend one of Clearwater's schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Clearwater Christian College is the largest christian counseling school in Clearwater, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Christian Counseling program at Clearwater Christian College.
In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Clearwater was $14,710 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,740 per year, on average, for room and board at Clearwater-based christian counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,810.
After graduating with your credentials in christian counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Clearwater, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,200 counselors in Florida. Of these counselors, 390 were working in the greater Clearwater area. Clearwater's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Clearwater is $34,570 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.