With an overall population of 3,987 and a student population of 1,641, approximately 1,641 of Winona Lake students attend one of Winona Lake's schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 1 counseling schools in Winona Lake, the largest counseling school, by student population, is Grace College and Theological Seminary. In 2010, Grace College and Theological Seminary graduated approximately 22 students from its counseling program.
A total of 22 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Winona Lake in 2010. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Winona Lake was $21,100 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Winona Lake. And if you live on campus at one of the Winona Lake-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $6,880 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,500.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Winona Lake, your job prospects are good. There were 6,800 counselors working in Indiana and 270 working in the greater Winona Lake area in 2010. The government projects that the number of counselors in Winona Lake will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Winona Lake, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.