Counseling in Maine

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Schools Offering Counseling Programs in Maine


Each year, roughly 0.5% of Maine students graduate with degrees in counseling. In other words, every year an estimated 126 counselors graduate from Maine's 6 counseling schools.

Top Schools

University of Maine, which was ranked 34th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Maine that has a counseling program. It is located in Orono. 26 students graduated with a degree in counseling from University of Maine in 2010. University of Maine charged in-state students $10,142 in tuition fees per year.

Saint Joseph's College of Maine, which is located in Standish, is the second-ranked school in Maine that has a counseling program. It received a ranking of 42nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Saint Joseph's College of Maine counseling program. The tuition rate at Saint Joseph's College of Maine was $27,345 per year.

The third-ranked school in Maine with a counseling program is University of Southern Maine, which is located in Portland. In 2010, it was ranked 45th nationwide. In 2010, 48 students graduated from University of Southern Maine counseling program. Students at University of Southern Maine paid $8,538 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Counseling schools in Maine, charge students an average tuition of $14,801 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $29,330 per year, or as little as $8,538 per year. In 2010, the following Maine counseling schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of New England - located in Biddeford, students are charged $29,330 per year
  2. Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year
  3. Husson University - located in Bangor, students are charged $13,450 per year

The following Maine counseling schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. University of Southern Maine - located in Portland, students are charged $8,538 per year
  2. University of Maine - located in Orono, students are charged $10,142 per year
  3. Husson University - located in Bangor, students are charged $13,450 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Maine statistics regarding a career in counseling. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as clinical psychology or forensic psychology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in Counseling in Maine
  • Doctoral Degree in Counseling in Maine
  • Certificate in Counseling in Maine

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Curious what studying Counseling gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 1,250 $47,540 0.8%
2
Rehabilitation Counselors 750 $34,920 -26.5%
3
Mental Health Counselors 460 $48,520 -22.0%
4
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 380 $71,000 -11.6%
 

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