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Counseling Schools in Kansas

There are 19 schools in the state of Kansas offering counseling programs. In 2010, 368 students graduated with degrees from Kansas counseling schools. 233 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 76 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

346 students graduate from programs in this state in counseling, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from counseling programs. More specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in counseling, 30 with a degree at the associate's level, 76 with a bachelor's level degree, 233 with a master's level degree, and 13 with a doctorate level degree.

19 counseling schools are in this state. And out of these, six schools are private, while 13 schools are public. While public counseling school tuition varies from $3,942 to $8,733, tuition at a private counseling school varies from $12,288 to $20,712.

Average tuition for programs in counseling is $10,746. While the lowest tuition in Kansas, which is $3,942 each year, is at Fort Hays State University, the highest tuition for counseling programs, which is $20,712 each year, is at Newman University.

Kansas counseling schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Counseling Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

346 students graduate from programs in this state in counseling, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from counseling programs. More specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in counseling, 30 with a degree at the associate's level, 76 with a bachelor's level degree, 233 with a master's level degree, and 13 with a doctorate level degree.

Counseling Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 13
  • Certificate 2007: 16
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 12
  • Certificate 2010: 16
  • Associate 2006: 23
  • Associate 2007: 19
  • Associate 2008: 20
  • Associate 2009: 24
  • Associate 2010: 30
  • Bachelor 2006: 55
  • Bachelor 2007: 66
  • Bachelor 2008: 71
  • Bachelor 2009: 77
  • Bachelor 2010: 76
  • Master 2006: 203
  • Master 2007: 198
  • Master 2008: 209
  • Master 2009: 202
  • Master 2010: 233
  • Doctorate 2006: 4
  • Doctorate 2007: 7
  • Doctorate 2008: 13
  • Doctorate 2009: 10
  • Doctorate 2010: 13

Counseling Program Availability in Kansas

Schools in this state offer a total of 31 programs in counseling. Of these programs, approximately 38.7% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Counseling Program Availability in Kansas

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 6
  • Bachelor: 6
  • Master: 12
  • Doctorate: 2

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17760
  • 25th Percentile: 20380
  • Median: 23800
  • 75th Percentile: 28140
  • 90th Percentile: 36600

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Salary by Percentile

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27950
  • 25th Percentile: 33600
  • Median: 40030
  • 75th Percentile: 50020
  • 90th Percentile: 60490

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32880
  • 25th Percentile: 41920
  • Median: 52030
  • 75th Percentile: 61100
  • 90th Percentile: 71420

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25340
  • 25th Percentile: 32290
  • Median: 38150
  • 75th Percentile: 47340
  • 90th Percentile: 60050

Credit Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Credit Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25660
  • 25th Percentile: 27730
  • Median: 31080
  • 75th Percentile: 38680
  • 90th Percentile: 44040

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23670
  • 25th Percentile: 27710
  • Median: 33490
  • 75th Percentile: 40720
  • 90th Percentile: 50570

Marriage and Family Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Marriage and Family Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23340
  • 25th Percentile: 33960
  • Median: 41990
  • 75th Percentile: 48150
  • 90th Percentile: 56800

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31640
  • 25th Percentile: 33440
  • Median: 36440
  • 75th Percentile: 41200
  • 90th Percentile: 45850

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24840
  • Median Salary 2007: 25340
  • Median Salary 2008: 23520
  • Median Salary 2009: 23350
  • Median Salary 2010: 23800
  • Total Employed 2006: 940
  • Total Employed 2007: 950
  • Total Employed 2008: 1440
  • Total Employed 2009: 1390
  • Total Employed 2010: 1030

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Employment Trend

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36010
  • Median Salary 2007: 45220
  • Median Salary 2008: 53970
  • Median Salary 2009: 46050
  • Median Salary 2010: 40030
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors — Employment Trend

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44380
  • Median Salary 2007: 45350
  • Median Salary 2008: 48440
  • Median Salary 2009: 49500
  • Median Salary 2010: 52030
  • Total Employed 2006: 1760
  • Total Employed 2007: 1790
  • Total Employed 2008: 1890
  • Total Employed 2009: 2020
  • Total Employed 2010: 1950

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31620
  • Median Salary 2007: 33060
  • Median Salary 2008: 34470
  • Median Salary 2009: 36230
  • Median Salary 2010: 38150
  • Total Employed 2006: 450
  • Total Employed 2007: 480
  • Total Employed 2008: 580
  • Total Employed 2009: 600
  • Total Employed 2010: 520

Credit Counselors — Employment Trend

Credit Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33450
  • Median Salary 2007: 34540
  • Median Salary 2008: 32210
  • Median Salary 2009: 31350
  • Median Salary 2010: 31080
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31260
  • Median Salary 2007: 31340
  • Median Salary 2008: 31880
  • Median Salary 2009: 32460
  • Median Salary 2010: 33490
  • Total Employed 2006: 400
  • Total Employed 2007: 570
  • Total Employed 2008: 720
  • Total Employed 2009: 860
  • Total Employed 2010: 640

Marriage and Family Therapists — Employment Trend

Marriage and Family Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34835
  • Median Salary 2007: 36130
  • Median Salary 2008: 37735
  • Median Salary 2009: 39340
  • Median Salary 2010: 41990
  • Total Employed 2006: 185
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38460
  • Median Salary 2007: 39580
  • Median Salary 2008: 41040
  • Median Salary 2009: 38740
  • Median Salary 2010: 36440
  • Total Employed 2006: 1225
  • Total Employed 2007: 1250
  • Total Employed 2008: 1275
  • Total Employed 2009: 1240
  • Total Employed 2010: 1200

Kansas vs National Counseling Employment

Kansas vs National Counseling Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 0.878% (5660)

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1. Bethel College - North Newton

300 E 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117-8061
(316) 283-2500

Founded in 1887, Bethel College-North Newton is a 4-year institution. This school is in North Newton, KS. It offers subjects including education, nursing, and science. It offers students five certificates and 21 degrees at the bachelors level. 476 students pursued degrees from the 26 programs at Bethel in 2010. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

2. The University of Saint Mary

4100 S 4th St Trafficway
Leavenworth, KS 66048-5082
(913) 682-5151

The University of Saint Mary is in Leavenworth, KS. USM offers two programs in counseling. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level counseling degree by this school and one counseling degree at the master's level. It is a 4-year institution.

3. Colby Community College

1255 S Range
Colby, KS 67701
(785) 462-3984

Colby Community College offers one program in counseling. Overall, 1,417 students seek degrees in 44 Colby Community College programs. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks sixth in the state of Kansas.

4. Garden City Community College

801 Campus Dr
Garden City, KS 67846-6333
(620) 276-7611

Garden City Community College offers one program in counseling. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling.

5. Fort Hays State University

600 Park St
Hays, KS 67601-4099
(785) 628-4000

Fort Hays State University offers one program in counseling. It is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling in terms of programs.

6. Emporia State University

1200 Commercial
Emporia, KS 66801-5087
(620) 341-1200

Emporia State University offers four counseling programs. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level counseling degree by it and three master's level degrees in counseling. It is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas. ESU is the oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling programs.

7. Manhattan Christian College

1415 Anderson Ave
Manhattan, KS 66502-4801
(785) 539-3571

Manhattan Christian College offers one counseling program. 379 students seek degrees in 13 Manhattan Christian College programs, overall. MCC is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in counseling.

8. Allen County Community College

1801 N Cottonwood
Iola, KS 66749
(620) 365-5116x100

Allen County Community College offers two counseling programs. Of those, it offers students one counseling certificate and one degree at the associate's level in counseling. This college is in Iola, KS. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fifth in the state of Kansas.

9. MidAmerica Nazarene University

2030 E College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
(913) 782-3750

MidAmerica Nazarene University offers one program in counseling and it is in the suburbs of Olathe, Kansas. MNU is a 4-year institution.

10. Southwestern College

100 College Street
Winfield, KS 67156-6224
(620) 229-6000

Southwestern College offers one counseling program and it is located in town of Winfield, Kansas. Overall, 1,791 students pursue degrees in 86 SC programs. This very small school ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Kansas.

11. The University of Kansas

The University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
(785) 864-2700

The University of Kansas, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Lawrence, KS. It offers three counseling programs. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level counseling degree by KU, one counseling degree at the master's level, and one degree at the doctorate level in counseling. This university is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Kansas. This large university is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling programs.

12. Butler Community College

901 S Haverhill Rd
El Dorado, KS 67042-3280
(316) 321-2222

Butler Community College, which is very close to El Dorado, Kansas, is located in a rural setting. This college offers two programs in counseling. More specifically, it offers students one counseling certificate and one associate's level degree in counseling. 9,773 students pursue degrees in 79 Butler Community College programs, overall. In terms of programs, this community college is the second biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling.

13. Pittsburg State University

1701 S Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7000

Pittsburg State University offers two counseling programs. Of those, it offers students one counseling certificate and one master's level counseling degree. 7,130 students pursue degrees in 96 Pitt State programs, overall.

14. Friends University

2100 W. University Ave.
Wichita, KS 67213
(316) 295-5000

Friends University, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Wichita, KS and Friends offers one counseling program. Friends is a 4-year institution. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling.

15. Newman University

3100 McCormick Ave
Wichita, KS 67213-2097
(316) 942-4291

Newman University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Wichita, KS and this school offers one counseling program. This school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in counseling.

16. Dodge City Community College

2501 N 14th Ave
Dodge City, KS 67801-2399
(620) 225-1321

Dodge City Community College offers one program in counseling. 1,807 students pursue degrees in 75 programs at this college, overall. This community college is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling programs.

17. Washburn University

1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
(785) 670-1010

Washburn University offers one counseling program and Washburn, which is 1.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Topeka, KS. Overall, 7,230 students seek degrees in 110 programs at WU. In terms of programs, this school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling.

18. Kansas City Kansas Community College

7250 State Ave
Kansas City, KS 66112
(913) 334-1100

Kansas City Kansas Community College is 6.4 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two counseling programs. More specifically, students are offered one counseling certificate by this college and one associate's level degree in counseling. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering counseling programs.

19. Kansas State University

Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
(785) 532-6250

Kansas State University is located in town of Manhattan, Kansas. It offers three counseling programs. Out of those, it offers two master's level degrees in counseling to students and one doctorate level degree in counseling. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Kansas. This university is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in counseling.

20. Wichita State University

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0124
(316) 978-3456

Wichita State University is near the heart of downtown and WSU offers one program in counseling. Wichita State is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, this university ranks fourth in the state of Kansas.