Oakland City, IN has thirteen counseling schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Indiana University-Bloomington, the highest ranked school in this group with a counseling program, has a total student population of 42,347. It is the 59th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Indiana.
Counseling students from Oakland City schools who go on to become counseling psychologists, school counselors, counselors, christian counselors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 30,900 people working as counselors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,400. Also, Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists make on average $59,070 per year and there are about 219,240 of them employed in the US today.
Oakland City lies in Gibson county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Evansville-KY area has 168,010 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $18.49/hr average worker wage, and a $38,450 average annual salary.
Of the 13 counseling schools with a 100-mile radius of Oakland City, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Spalding University comes out as the most expensive ($22,380/yr) for counseling students, with Southeastern Illinois College as the lowest, reported at only $6,425/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oakland City|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||78.3 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||82.6 miles|