Winona Lake has a total population of 3,987 and a student population of 1,641. Of these students, 1,641 are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Grace College and Theological Seminary is the largest christian counseling school in Winona Lake, based on student population. In 2010, Grace College and Theological Seminary graduated approximately 2 students from its christian counseling program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a christian counseling degree in Winona Lake. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,100 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,880 per year, on average, for room and board at Winona Lake-based christian counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,500.
Many christian counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Winona Lake, your job prospects are average. There were 880 counselors working in Indiana and 70 working in the greater Winona Lake area in 2010. The number of counselors in Winona Lake is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Winona Lake is $36,110 per year, which is lower than the average for counselors state-wide.