Newberg has a general population of 18,064 and an overall student population of 3,388. Approximately 3,388 of Newberg's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
The largest christian counseling school in Newberg, by student population, is George Fox University. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from George Fox University with credentials in christian counseling.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling in Newberg in 2010. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Newberg was $26,180 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for christian counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,320 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,080.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Newberg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,800 counselors in Oregon. Of these counselors, 1,480 were working in the greater Newberg area. The government projects that the number of counselors in Newberg will increase by 7% 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 Newberg is $58,160 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.