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Counseling Schools in Maine

There are six Maine schools offering counseling programs. In 2010, 142 students graduated from programs at Maine counseling schools. 101 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 40 students graduated with certificates.

Overview

111 students graduate from programs in Maine in counseling, on average, per year. More specifically, 40 students graduated with counseling certificates, 101 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Six counseling schools are in Maine. Out of these, while four schools are private, two schools are public. While tuition at a private counseling school varies from $13,450 to $29,330, tuition at a public counseling school varies from $8,538 to $10,142.

Average tuition for programs in counseling is $15,314. While the highest tuition for counseling programs, which is $29,330 every year, is at the University of New England, the lowest tuition in Maine, which is $8,538 every year, is at the University of Southern Maine.

Maine counseling schools offer certificates, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Counseling Program Completions in Maine 2006 - 2010

111 students graduate from programs in Maine in counseling, on average, per year. More specifically, 40 students graduated with counseling certificates, 101 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Counseling Program Completions in Maine 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 6
  • Certificate 2007: 32
  • Certificate 2008: 26
  • Certificate 2009: 23
  • Certificate 2010: 40
  • Master 2006: 86
  • Master 2007: 92
  • Master 2008: 54
  • Master 2009: 58
  • Master 2010: 101
  • Doctorate 2006: 2
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 1
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Counseling Program Availability in Maine

Maine schools offer a total of 11 programs in counseling. Of these programs, around 45.5% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the doctoral level.

Counseling Program Availability in Maine

  • Certificate: 5
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 1

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22280
  • 25th Percentile: 26700
  • Median: 32560
  • 75th Percentile: 41070
  • 90th Percentile: 48340

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Salary by Percentile

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39440
  • 25th Percentile: 43710
  • Median: 52110
  • 75th Percentile: 61930
  • 90th Percentile: 77060

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 32750
  • 25th Percentile: 37860
  • Median: 46600
  • 75th Percentile: 57510
  • 90th Percentile: 65950

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27730
  • 25th Percentile: 34170
  • Median: 42430
  • 75th Percentile: 56470
  • 90th Percentile: 88750

Credit Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Credit Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28550
  • 25th Percentile: 32550
  • Median: 39500
  • 75th Percentile: 60150
  • 90th Percentile: 97430

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30290
  • 25th Percentile: 34450
  • Median: 41020
  • 75th Percentile: 51820
  • 90th Percentile: 70770

Marriage and Family Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Marriage and Family Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34580
  • 25th Percentile: 42610
  • Median: 50290
  • 75th Percentile: 66020
  • 90th Percentile: 74320

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26900
  • 25th Percentile: 29810
  • Median: 40210
  • 75th Percentile: 46860
  • 90th Percentile: 52550

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34345
  • Median Salary 2007: 35640
  • Median Salary 2008: 36850
  • Median Salary 2009: 32810
  • Median Salary 2010: 32560
  • Total Employed 2006: 920
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 630
  • Total Employed 2009: 750
  • Total Employed 2010: 750

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Employment Trend

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52020
  • Median Salary 2007: 46160
  • Median Salary 2008: 46640
  • Median Salary 2009: 46450
  • Median Salary 2010: 52110
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 42060
  • Median Salary 2007: 44280
  • Median Salary 2008: 44670
  • Median Salary 2009: 46040
  • Median Salary 2010: 46600
  • Total Employed 2006: 1200
  • Total Employed 2007: 1110
  • Total Employed 2008: 1160
  • Total Employed 2009: 1160
  • Total Employed 2010: 1250

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40150
  • Median Salary 2007: 40130
  • Median Salary 2008: 47750
  • Median Salary 2009: 47340
  • Median Salary 2010: 42430
  • Total Employed 2006: 560
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 380
  • Total Employed 2009: 350
  • Total Employed 2010: 460

Credit Counselors — Employment Trend

Credit Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34860
  • Median Salary 2007: 35110
  • Median Salary 2008: 36500
  • Median Salary 2009: 41100
  • Median Salary 2010: 39500
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35640
  • Median Salary 2007: 39350
  • Median Salary 2008: 41270
  • Median Salary 2009: 41840
  • Median Salary 2010: 41020
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 630
  • Total Employed 2008: 510
  • Total Employed 2009: 470
  • Total Employed 2010: 340

Marriage and Family Therapists — Employment Trend

Marriage and Family Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31850
  • Median Salary 2007: 35290
  • Median Salary 2008: 43600
  • Median Salary 2009: 45550
  • Median Salary 2010: 50290
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37445
  • Median Salary 2007: 38860
  • Median Salary 2008: 40220
  • Median Salary 2009: 41380
  • Median Salary 2010: 40210
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Maine vs National Counseling Employment

Maine vs National Counseling Employment

  • Employed in Maine: 0.475% (3060)

Counseling Schools in Maine

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1. The University of New England

11 Hills Beach Rd
Biddeford, ME 04005-9599
(207) 283-0171

The University of New England, which is near the center of the city, is located in Biddeford, ME and UNE offers one counseling program. 5,168 students pursue degrees in 50 programs at this university, overall. This university is the third largest institution in the state of Maine offering counseling.

2. The InterCoast Career Institute - South Portland

207 Gannett Dr
South Portland, ME 4106
(207) 822-9802

The InterCoast Career Institute-South Portland offers one counseling program and it is located in South Portland, Maine, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 68 students pursue degrees in five programs at this vocational school, overall. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Maine offering counseling.

3. The University of Southern Maine

96 Falmouth St
Portland, ME 4103
(207) 780-4141

The University of Southern Maine, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Portland, ME. It offers two programs in counseling. Specifically, USM offers students one certificate in counseling and one master's level degree in counseling. Overall, 9,654 students pursue degrees in 100 University of Southern Maine programs. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Maine offering programs in counseling.

4. Saint Joseph's College of Maine

278 Whites Bridge Rd
Standish, ME 04084-5236
(207) 892-6766

Saint Joseph's College of Maine, which is near Standish, is located in a rural area. It offers two programs in counseling. More specifically, SJC offers one counseling certificate to students and one counseling degree at the master's level. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution. SJC is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Maine offering programs in counseling.

5. The University of Maine

University of Maine
Orono, ME 4469
(207) 581-1110

The University of Maine offers three counseling programs. Of those, this university offers one counseling certificate to students, one master's level degree in counseling, and one doctorate level degree in counseling. UMaine is in the suburbs of Orono, Maine. This university is one of 3 research universities in Maine. This public university ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Maine.

6. Husson University

1 College Circle
Bangor, ME 04401-2999
(207) 941-7000

Husson University, which is 1.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Bangor, ME. This school offers two programs in counseling. Students are offered two master's level degrees in counseling by it. 3,110 students seek degrees in 42 Husson University programs, overall. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Maine offering programs in counseling.