With an overall population of 21,291 and a student population of 12,175, approximately 11,957 of Moscow students attend one of Moscow's schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 1 counseling schools in Moscow, the largest counseling school, by student population, is University of Idaho. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Counseling program at University of Idaho.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Moscow's counseling schools. If you decide to attend one of Moscow's counseling schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,480 per year in instate tuition and $28,560 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,474 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Moscow. And if you live on campus at one of the Moscow-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Moscow, your job prospects are good. There were 2,100 counselors working in Idaho and 120 working in the greater Moscow area in 2010. The government projects that the number of counselors in Moscow will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Moscow, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.