Omaha has a general population of 390,007 and an overall student population of 48,645. Approximately 490 of Omaha's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Omaha's largest christian counseling school is Grace University. In 2010, Grace University graduated approximately 3 students from its christian counseling program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling in Omaha in 2010. If you decide to attend a christian counseling school in Omaha, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,930.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for christian counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Omaha-based christian counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $5,740 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,780.
Many christian counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Omaha, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 200 counselors in Nebraska. Of these counselors, 130 were working in the greater Omaha area. The number of counselors in Omaha is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Omaha, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for counselors in the state.