Huntington has a total population of 17,450 and a student population of 1,270. Of these students, 1,270 are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
The largest christian counseling school in Huntington, by student population, is Huntington University. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Christian Counseling program at Huntington University.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling from christian counseling schools in Huntington in 2010. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Huntington was $21,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,180 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Huntington, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 counselors in Indiana were working in the greater Huntington area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Huntington will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Huntington is $36,110 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for counselors.