Mishawaka has a general population of 46,557 and an overall student population of 2,370. Approximately 2,165 of Mishawaka's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Bethel College is the largest counseling school in Mishawaka, based on student population. In 2010, Bethel College graduated approximately 1 students from its counseling program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a counseling degree in Mishawaka. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Mishawaka was $21,578 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,560 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,250 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,138.
Many counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mishawaka, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 counselors in Indiana were working in the greater Mishawaka area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Mishawaka will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Mishawaka, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,270 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.