Atlanta has a total population of 416,474 and a student population of 92,079. Of these students, 12,930 are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Emory University is the largest christian counseling school in Atlanta, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Emory University with credentials in christian counseling.
In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Atlanta was $38,036 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,896 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Atlanta after graduating from christian counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Atlanta, which is the most popular christian counseling profession, are good. In 2010, of the 4,500 counselors in Georgia, 300 were working in the greater Atlanta area. The number of counselors in Atlanta is expected to increase by 28% 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 Atlanta is $49,020 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.