With an overall population of 7,781 and a student population of 3,932, approximately 3,932 of Plymouth students attend one of Plymouth's schools that offer counseling programs.
Lakeland College is the largest counseling school in Plymouth, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 104 students graduated from the Counseling program at Lakeland College.
A total of 104 students graduated with credentials in counseling from counseling schools in Plymouth in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,970 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Plymouth. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,883 per year, on average, for room and board at Plymouth-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,460.
If you plan on staying in Plymouth after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Plymouth, which is the most popular counseling profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,700 counselors in Wisconsin. Of these counselors, 50 were working in the greater Plymouth area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 3% in Plymouth. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Plymouth is $56,040 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.