Dothan, AL (population: 68,618) has three christian counseling schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. The Baptist College of Florida, the highest ranked school in this group with a christian counseling program, has a total student population of 589. It is the 3620th highest ranked school in the USA and the 182nd highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
Christian Counseling students from Dothan schools who go on to become christian counselors, christian faith workers, chistian counselors, spiritual workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,140 people working as religious workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,160. Also, Social workers make on average $50,470 per year and there are about 73,250 of them employed in the US today.
Dothan lies in Houston county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Dothan area has 58,520 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $16/hr average worker wage, and a $34,190 average annual salary.
Of the 3 christian counseling schools with a 100-mile radius of Dothan, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Amridge University comes out as the most expensive ($16,015/yr) for christian counseling students, with The Baptist College of Florida as the lowest, reported at only $10,431/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dothan|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||88.5 miles|
|Fort Walton Beach||FL||-||1||18.8268||27||91.4 miles|
|Auburn University||AL||-||1||74.9047||131||94.4 miles|