Collegedale has a general population of 6,514 and an overall student population of 2,891. Approximately 2,891 of Collegedale's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Southern Adventist University is the largest counseling school in Collegedale, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Adventist University graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in counseling.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in counseling in Collegedale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,112 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Collegedale-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Collegedale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 counselors in Tennessee were working in the greater Collegedale area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 13% in Collegedale. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Collegedale, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.