Counseling in Montana

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There are schools offering counseling degrees in Montana!

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Schools Offering Counseling Programs in Montana

Around 0.4% of Montana's graduates graduate from counseling degree programs every year. That means an estimated 75 counselors graduate from Montana's 10 counseling schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Montana with a counseling program is Carroll College, which is located in Helena. In 2010, it was ranked 37th nationwide. 9 students graduated with a degree in counseling from Carroll College in 2010. Tuition at Carroll College was $23,594 per year.

The second-ranked school in Montana with a counseling program is The University of Montana, which is located in Missoula. In 2010, it was ranked 37th nationwide. In 2010, 11 students graduated from The University of Montana counseling program. The tuition rate at The University of Montana was $5,476 per year.

Montana State University-Northern, which was ranked 37th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Montana that has a counseling program. It is located in Havre. In 2010, 10 students graduated from Montana State University-Northern counseling program. Students at Montana State University-Northern paid $5,480 per year in tuition fees.


If you choose to attend a Montana counseling school, average tuition will be $7,383 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,190 per year to $23,594 per year. The Montana counseling schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Carroll College - located in Helena, students are charged $23,594 per year
  2. University of Great Falls - located in Great Falls, students are charged $18,956 per year
  3. Montana State University-Northern - located in Havre, students are charged $5,480 per year

The counseling schools in Montana that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Blackfeet Community College - located in Browning, students are charged $2,190 per year
  2. Stone Child College - located in Box Elder, students are charged $2,450 per year
  3. Dawson Community College - located in Glendive, students are charged $2,856 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Montana 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.

  • Associate's Degree in Counseling in Montana
  • Bachelor's Degree in Counseling in Montana
  • Master's Degree in Counseling in Montana

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,341 miles from location The University of Montana Missoula MT 62.7497 42% 14,921
7,109 miles from location Montana State University-Billings Billings MT 21.9422 60% 3,635
7,327 miles from location Flathead Valley Community College Kalispell MT 10.7207 n/a 2,501
7,258 miles from location Carroll College Helena MT 63.4046 36% 1,462
7,116 miles from location Montana State University-Northern Havre MT 53.4818 80% 1,275
0 miles from location Salish Kootenai College Pablo MT 22.6874 n/a 1,204
7,208 miles from location University of Great Falls Great Falls MT 11.7224 n/a 858
7,262 miles from location Blackfeet Community College Browning MT 11.0809 n/a 533
6,914 miles from location Dawson Community College Glendive MT 22.4796 n/a 441
7,129 miles from location Stone Child College Box Elder MT 6.29681 n/a 303

Curious what studying Counseling gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Montana

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors + 620 $44,320 -15.1%
Mental Health Counselors + 530 $29,310 89.3%
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 440 $47,790 -24.1%
Rehabilitation Counselors + 400 $32,030 -7.0%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are counseling related jobs in Montana