With an overall population of 53,364 and a student population of 6,380, approximately 5,976 of Battle Creek students attend one of Battle Creek's schools that offer counseling programs.
Battle Creek's largest counseling school is Kellogg Community College. In 2010, Kellogg Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in counseling.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a counseling certificate in Battle Creek. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Battle Creek was $2,403 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for counseling related books and supplies every year.
Many counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Battle Creek, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,190 counselors in Michigan. Of these counselors, 80 were working in the greater Battle Creek area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 19% in Battle Creek. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Battle Creek, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for counselors in the state.