Bemidji has a general population of 11,917 and an overall student population of 6,854. Approximately 144 of Bemidji's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
The largest christian counseling school in Bemidji, by student population, is Oak Hills Christian College. In 2010, Oak Hills Christian College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in christian counseling.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling in Bemidji in 2010. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Bemidji was $13,480 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $730 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a christian counseling program in Bemidji. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,840 per year, on average, for room and board at Bemidji-based christian counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Bemidji, your job prospects are average. There were 14,540 counselors working in Minnesota and 40 working in the greater Bemidji area in 2010. Bemidji's counselor workforce is projected 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 Bemidji is $44,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.