Moorhead has a total population of 32,177 and a student population of 10,639. Of these students, 7,510 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Minnesota State University-Moorhead is the largest counseling school in Moorhead, based on student population. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with credentials in counseling.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Moorhead in 2010. If you decide to attend a counseling school in Moorhead, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $6,598.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Moorhead-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $6,242 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,958.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Moorhead, your job prospects are average. There were 3,580 counselors working in Minnesota and 160 working in the greater Moorhead area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 10% in Moorhead. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Moorhead, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,510 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.
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