With an overall population of 4,729 and a student population of 441, approximately 441 of Glendive students attend one of Glendive's schools that offer counseling programs.
Dawson Community College is the largest counseling school in Glendive, based on student population. In 2010, Dawson Community College graduated approximately 2 students from its counseling program.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Glendive in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Glendive's counseling schools was $12,593 per year for instate students and $17,249 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Glendive-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $3,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,543.
If you plan on staying in Glendive after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Glendive, which is the most popular counseling profession, are average. In 2010, there were 1,010 counselors in Montana. Of these counselors, 60 were working in the greater Glendive area. Glendive's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 11% 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 Glendive is $42,320 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.