Papillion has a general population of 16,363 and an overall student population of 123. Approximately 123 of Papillion's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Papillion's largest christian counseling school is Nebraska Christian College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Nebraska Christian College with credentials in christian counseling.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a christian counseling degree in Papillion. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,800 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a christian counseling program in Papillion. And if you live on campus at one of the Papillion-based christian counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $5,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home 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 Papillion, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 200 counselors in Nebraska, 130 were working in the greater Papillion area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Papillion will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Papillion is $44,370 per year, which is lower than the average for counselors state-wide.