Deerfield has a general population of 18,420 and an overall student population of 2,730. Approximately 2,730 of Deerfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
The largest christian counseling school in Deerfield, by student population, is Trinity International University. In 2010, Trinity International University graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in christian counseling.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a christian counseling degree in Deerfield. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Deerfield was $22,370 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,120 for christian counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,430 per year, on average, for room and board at Deerfield-based christian counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Deerfield after graduating from christian counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Deerfield, which is the most popular christian counseling profession, are good. In 2010, of the 1,840 counselors in Illinois, 340 were working in the greater Deerfield area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Deerfield will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Deerfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,840 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.