Phoenixville has a total population of 14,788 and a student population of 1,176. Of these students, 1,176 are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
The largest christian counseling school in Phoenixville, by student population, is Valley Forge Christian College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Valley Forge Christian College with credentials in christian counseling.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling from christian counseling schools in Phoenixville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Phoenixville was $14,932 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $794 for christian counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,296 per year, on average, for room and board at Phoenixville-based christian counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,128.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Phoenixville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,200 counselors in Pennsylvania. Of these counselors, 620 were working in the greater Phoenixville area. The number of counselors in Phoenixville is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Phoenixville is $44,020 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.