Kansas contains 21 schools that offer educational counseling programs. Newman University, the highest-ranking educational counseling school in KS, has a total student population of 2,557 and is the 569th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 educational counseling schools in Kansas, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baker University comes out as the most expensive ($21,424/yr), with Coffeyville Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,308/yr.
Educational Counseling students from Kansas schools who go on to become educational counselors, career counselors, higher education specialists, school counselors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 98,330 people working as clinical, counseling, and school psychologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $72,310. Also, Mental health counselors make on average $41,710 per year and there are about 106,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kansas alone, there are 600 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $39,850. Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in this state earn $58,150/yr and there are 1,230 employed.
Also, within the educational counseling schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from educational counseling, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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