With an overall population of 21,249 and a student population of 6,403, approximately 6,300 of Ashland students attend one of Ashland's schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Of the 1 christian counseling schools in Ashland, the largest christian counseling school, by student population, is Ashland University. In 2010, Ashland University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in christian counseling.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling in Ashland in 2010. If you decide to attend a christian counseling school in Ashland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,646.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a christian counseling program in Ashland. And if you live on campus at one of the Ashland-based christian counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $9,352 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in christian counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Ashland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 counselors in Ohio were working in the greater Ashland area. The number of counselors in Ashland is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Ashland, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,330 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.