With an overall population of 32,066 and a student population of 6,978, approximately 6,978 of Pasco students attend one of Pasco's schools that offer counseling programs.
Pasco's largest counseling school is Columbia Basin College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Counseling program at Columbia Basin College.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a counseling degree in Pasco. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,075 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,065 for counseling related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Pasco, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 5,390 counselors in Washington State, 210 were working in the greater Pasco area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 11% in Pasco. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Pasco is $55,040 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.