Inver Grove Heights has a general population of 29,751 and an overall student population of 6,215. Approximately 6,215 of Inver Grove Heights's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 1 counseling schools in Inver Grove Heights, the largest counseling school, by student population, is Inver Hills Community College. In 2010, Inver Hills Community College graduated approximately 61 students from its counseling program.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a counseling certificate from one of Inver Grove Heights's counseling schools. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Inver Grove Heights was $4,810 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Inver Grove Heights.
If you plan on staying in Inver Grove Heights after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Inver Grove Heights, which is the most popular counseling profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 counselors in Minnesota were working in the greater Inver Grove Heights area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Inver Grove Heights will 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 Inver Grove Heights is $47,750 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.