Watertown has a general population of 21,598 and an overall student population of 849. Approximately 849 of Watertown's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Maranatha Baptist Bible College is the largest counseling school in Watertown, based on student population. In 2010, Maranatha Baptist Bible College graduated approximately 0 students from its counseling program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,000 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Watertown after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in Watertown, which is the most popular counseling profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 counselors in Wisconsin were working in the greater Watertown area. The number of counselors in Watertown is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Watertown is $53,970 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.