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Counseling Schools in Jacksonville, Illinois

Counseling Schools in Jacksonville, IL

Jacksonville has a total population of 18,940 and a student population of 1,448. Of these students, 518 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.

Of the 1 counseling schools in Jacksonville, the largest counseling school, by student population, is MacMurray College. In 2010, MacMurray College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in counseling.

In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Jacksonville was $18,390 per year, on average.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,030 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Jacksonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,278 per year, on average, for room and board at Jacksonville-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,985.

Counseling Salaries and Career Outlook in Jacksonville

If you decide to work as a counselor in Jacksonville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,030 counselors in Illinois. Of these counselors, 450 were working in the greater Jacksonville area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 12% in Jacksonville. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for counselors.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Jacksonville is $40,970 per year, which is lower than the average for counselors state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Counseling Degree in Jacksonville
  • Associates Degree in Counseling
  • Bachelors Degree in Counseling
  • Counseling Classes
  • Counseling Courses
  • Counseling Training

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  1. 1MacMurray CollegeMacMurray College

    447 E. College Ave, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650-2590

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree