There are 2 counseling schools in Tulsa, Oklahoma. With an overall population of 393,049 and a student population of 33,166, approximately 7,327 of Tulsa students attend one of Tulsa's schools that offer counseling programs.
Tulsa's largest counseling school is Oral Roberts University. In 2010, Oral Roberts University graduated approximately 36 students from its counseling program.
In 2010, 36 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Tulsa's counseling schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,171 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,440 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,587 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Tulsa, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,390 counselors in Oklahoma, 630 were working in the greater Tulsa area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Tulsa will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Tulsa is $46,630 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.