Bourbonnais, IL has nine christian counseling schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Wheaton College, the highest ranked school in this group with a christian counseling program, has a total student population of 2,920. It is the 74th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University).
Christian Counseling students from Bourbonnais 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.
Bourbonnais lies in Kankakee county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the Kankakee-Bradley area has 41,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,160 average annual salary.
Of the 9 christian counseling schools with a 100-mile radius of Bourbonnais, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Notre Dame comes out as the most expensive ($24,390/yr) for christian counseling students, with Moody Bible Institute as the lowest, reported at only $8,450/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bourbonnais|
|University Park||IL||-||2||26.7847||216||21.6 miles|
|Chicago Heights||IL||-||1||9.7858||55||26.8 miles|
|Tinley Park||IL||60,149||0||-||0||28.3 miles|
|Orland Park||IL||55,957||1||26.0399||11||30.8 miles|
|Oak Forest||IL||-||1||38.4537||3||31.1 miles|
|South Holland||IL||-||1||10.1002||61||33.3 miles|
|Palos Heights||IL||-||1||26.9291||61||35.1 miles|
|Blue Island||IL||-||2||31.6013||8||35.6 miles|
|Calumet City||IL||-||1||19.3758||27||36.0 miles|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||44.5 miles|
|Glen Ellyn||IL||-||1||13.8242||100||50.2 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||50.4 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||50.5 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||50.6 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||50.8 miles|