With an overall population of 2,215 and a student population of 5,894, approximately 5,894 of Buies Creek students attend one of Buies Creek's schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 1 counseling schools in Buies Creek, the largest counseling school, by student population, is Campbell University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Campbell University with credentials in counseling.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Buies Creek's counseling schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,440 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Buies Creek-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Buies Creek after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Buies Creek, which is the most popular counseling profession, are average. In 2010, there were 5,720 counselors in North Carolina. Of these counselors, 580 were working in the greater Buies Creek area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Buies Creek will increase by 8% 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 Buies Creek is $47,330 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.