With an overall population of 500 and a student population of 2,794, approximately 2,794 of Superior students attend one of Superior's schools that offer counseling programs.
The largest counseling school in Superior, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Superior. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Counseling program at University of Wisconsin-Superior.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a counseling degree in Superior. If you decide to attend one of Superior's counseling schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,911 per year in instate tuition and $23,484 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,085 per year, on average, for room and board at Superior-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Superior after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Superior, which is the most popular counseling profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,700 counselors in Wisconsin, 290 were working in the greater Superior area. Superior'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 Superior is $43,160 per year, which is lower than the average for counselors state-wide.