With an overall population of 42,322 and a student population of 1,216, approximately 137 of Lombard students attend one of Lombard's schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Lombard's largest christian counseling school is Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary with credentials in christian counseling.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling in Lombard in 2010.
And if you live on campus at one of the Lombard-based christian counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $4,788 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many christian counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lombard, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 14,840 counselors in Illinois. Of these counselors, 1,190 were working in the greater Lombard area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Lombard will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Lombard, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,960 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.