Kenosha has a total population of 90,352 and a student population of 16,882. Of these students, 3,121 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
The largest counseling school in Kenosha, by student population, is Carthage College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Counseling program at Carthage College.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Kenosha in 2010. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Kenosha was $28,250 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,950.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Kenosha, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,700 counselors in Wisconsin. Of these counselors, 530 were working in the greater Kenosha area. Kenosha's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Kenosha is $59,190 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.