Montpelier has a general population of 8,035 and an overall student population of 7,167. Approximately 6,299 of Montpelier's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Montpelier's largest counseling school is Community College of Vermont. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Community College of Vermont with credentials in counseling.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a counseling certificate in Montpelier. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,876 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.
If you plan on staying in Montpelier after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Montpelier, which is the most popular counseling profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 counselors in Vermont were working in the greater Montpelier area. The number of counselors in Montpelier is expected to increase by 5% 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 Montpelier is $31,890 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for counselors.