There are 2 counseling schools in Manhattan, Kansas. Manhattan has a total population of 44,831 and a student population of 24,547. Of these students, 23,926 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Kansas State University is the largest counseling school in Manhattan, based on student population. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Kansas State University with credentials in counseling.
A reported 45 students graduated with credentials in counseling in Manhattan in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,199 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Manhattan counseling schools was an average of $26,553 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,597 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Manhattan. And if you live on campus at one of the Manhattan-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $6,904 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,647.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Manhattan, your job prospects are good. There were 2,110 counselors working in Kansas and 130 working in the greater Manhattan area in 2010. The number of counselors in Manhattan is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Manhattan, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,480 per year. This is lower than the average salary for counselors in the state.
Anderson Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506
1415 Anderson Ave, Manhattan, Kansas 66502-4801
Less than 1 year certificate