San Antonio has a general population of 1,144,646 and an overall student population of 117,839. Approximately 3,893 of San Antonio's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
San Antonio's largest christian counseling school is St Marys University. In 2010, St Marys University graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in christian counseling.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a christian counseling degree in San Antonio. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,876 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the San Antonio-based christian counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,820.
After graduating with your credentials in christian counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in San Antonio, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 6,470 counselors in Texas, 310 were working in the greater San Antonio area. San Antonio's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in San Antonio is $55,810 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.