Box Elder has a total population of 794 and a student population of 303. Of these students, 303 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Stone Child College is the largest counseling school in Box Elder, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Counseling program at Stone Child College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a counseling degree in Box Elder. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Box Elder was $2,350 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 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 Box Elder, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,010 counselors in Montana, 80 were working in the greater Box Elder area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 11% in Box Elder. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Box Elder is $47,490 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.