South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
South Orange's largest christian counseling school is Seton Hall University. In 2010, Seton Hall University graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in christian counseling.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a christian counseling degree in South Orange. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in South Orange was $30,470 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board at South Orange-based christian counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
Many christian counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in South Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,950 counselors in New Jersey, 550 were working in the greater South Orange area. The government projects that the number of counselors in South Orange will increase by 7% 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 South Orange is $45,550 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.