Waxahachie has a total population of 21,426 and a student population of 2,018. Of these students, 2,018 are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
Of the 1 christian counseling schools in Waxahachie, the largest christian counseling school, by student population, is Southwestern Assemblies of God University. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern Assemblies of God University with credentials in christian counseling.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a christian counseling degree from one of Waxahachie's christian counseling schools. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Waxahachie was $13,780 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,204 for christian counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,280 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,284.
If you decide to work as a counselor in Waxahachie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 6,470 counselors in Texas, 1,020 were working in the greater Waxahachie area. The number of counselors in Waxahachie is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Waxahachie, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,500 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.