With an overall population of 21,823 and a student population of 7,178, approximately 7,178 of Mequon students attend one of Mequon's schools that offer counseling programs.
Concordia University-Wisconsin is the largest counseling school in Mequon, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 43 students graduated from the Counseling program at Concordia University-Wisconsin.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Mequon in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,990 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,212 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,958.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Mequon, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,700 counselors working in Wisconsin and 790 working in the greater Mequon area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 3% in Mequon. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Mequon is $43,760 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for counselors.