Iowa contains four schools that offer christian counseling programs. Dordt College, the highest-ranking christian counseling school in IA, has a total student population of 1,322 and is the 295th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 christian counseling schools in Iowa, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dordt College comes out as the most expensive ($20,913/yr), with Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary as the lowest recorded at only $13,475/yr.
Christian Counseling students from Iowa 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. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 640 employed social workers earning an average yearly salary of $43,170. Religious workers in this state earn $29,490/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the christian counseling schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from christian counseling, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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