Vermont contains five schools that offer counseling programs. University of Vermont, the highest-ranking counseling school in VT, has a total student population of 13,391 and is the 113th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 counseling schools in Vermont, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of St Joseph comes out as the most expensive ($17,636/yr), with Community College of Vermont as the lowest recorded at only $9,112/yr.
Counseling students from Vermont 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.
Also, within the counseling schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from counseling, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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