Corvallis has a general population of 49,322 and an overall student population of 22,012. Approximately 21,950 of Corvallis's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Corvallis's largest counseling school is Oregon State University. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from Oregon State University with credentials in counseling.
A reported 21 students graduated with credentials in counseling in Corvallis in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Corvallis's counseling schools was $19,133 per year for instate students and $32,057 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,603 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Corvallis. And if you live on campus at one of the Corvallis-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $8,352 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,781.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Corvallis, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,550 counselors working in Oregon and 100 working in the greater Corvallis area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 7% in Corvallis. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Corvallis, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for counselors in the state.