Glen Ellyn has a total population of 26,999 and a student population of 27,083. Of these students, 27,083 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 1 counseling schools in Glen Ellyn, the largest counseling school, by student population, is College of DuPage. In 2010, College of DuPage graduated approximately 4 students from its counseling program.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in counseling in Glen Ellyn in 2010. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Glen Ellyn was $3,712 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,463 for counseling related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Glen Ellyn, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,030 counselors in Illinois. Of these counselors, 5,570 were working in the greater Glen Ellyn area. The number of counselors in Glen Ellyn is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Glen Ellyn, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,780 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.