Durham has a general population of 187,035 and an overall student population of 29,266. Approximately 245 of Durham's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Apex School of Theology is the largest christian counseling school in Durham, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Christian Counseling program at Apex School of Theology.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a christian counseling degree from one of Durham's christian counseling schools. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Durham was $4,650 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a christian counseling program in Durham.
After graduating with your credentials in christian counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Durham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,110 counselors in North Carolina. Of these counselors, 70 were working in the greater Durham area. The number of counselors in Durham is expected to increase by 15% 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 Durham is $37,080 per year, which is lower than the average for counselors state-wide.