Minneapolis has a general population of 382,618 and an overall student population of 152,433. Approximately 1,243 of Minneapolis's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Minneapolis's largest christian counseling school is North Central University. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Christian Counseling program at North Central University.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling from christian counseling schools in Minneapolis in 2010. If you decide to attend a christian counseling school in Minneapolis, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $15,236.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,082 for christian counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,300 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many christian counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Minneapolis, your job prospects are average. There were 14,540 counselors working in Minnesota and 430 working in the greater Minneapolis area in 2010. Minneapolis'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 Minneapolis is $43,080 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.