Macomb, IL has three christian counseling schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Monmouth College, the highest ranked school in this group with a christian counseling program, has a total student population of 1,379. It is the 392nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 13th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University).
Christian Counseling students from Macomb 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.
Macomb lies in McDonough county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area has 186,290 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $16.85/hr average worker wage, and a $35,040 average annual salary.
Of the 3 christian counseling schools with a 100-mile radius of Macomb, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Monmouth College comes out as the most expensive ($17,897/yr) for christian counseling students, with Hannibal-Lagrange College as the lowest, reported at only $14,405/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Macomb|
|West Burlington||IA||-||1||15.5796||40||35.9 miles|
|East Peoria||IL||-||2||21.1433||95||59.1 miles|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||72.8 miles|
|Iowa City||IA||69,842||2||33.2806||239||94.6 miles|