There are schools offering counseling degrees in Washington State!
Schools Offering Counseling Programs in Washington State
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Each year, approximately 0.5% of Washington State graduates receive degrees in counseling. In other words, every year an estimated 886 counselors graduate from Washington State's 34 counseling schools.
Washington State University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Washington State that has a counseling program. It is located in Pullman. In 2010, 29 students graduated from Washington State University's counseling program. Washington State University charged in-state students $9,489 in tuition fees per year.
Western Washington University, which was ranked 28th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Washington State that has a counseling program. It is located in Bellingham. 58 students graduated with degree in counseling from Western Washington University in 2010. Western Washington University charged in-state students $6,858 in tuition fees per year.
University of Puget Sound, which was ranked 28th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Washington State that has a counseling program. It is located in Tacoma. In 2010, University of Puget Sound graduated 13 students from its counseling programs. Tuition at University of Puget Sound was $37,225 per year.
If you choose to attend a Washington State counseling school, average tuition will be $11,521 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,610 per year to $37,225 per year. The Washington State counseling schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- University of Puget Sound - located in Tacoma, students are charged $37,225 per year
- Gonzaga University - located in Spokane, students are charged $30,925 per year
- Seattle University - located in Seattle, students are charged $30,825 per year
The counseling schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Washington State were:
- Spokane Falls Community College - located in Spokane, students are charged $2,610 per year
- Olympic College - located in Bremerton, students are charged $3,006 per year
- Clark College - located in Vancouver, students are charged $3,008 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Washington State 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 Washington State
- Bachelor's Degree in Counseling in Washington State
- Master's Degree in Counseling in Washington State
- Doctoral Degree in Counseling in Washington State
- Certificate in Counseling in Washington State
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,487 miles from location||Washington State University||Pullman||WA||72.817||37%||26,101|
|7,660 miles from location||Western Washington University||Bellingham||WA||72.1677||38%||14,575|
|7,680 miles from location||Bellevue College||Bellevue||WA||15.3084||n/a||14,010|
|7,758 miles from location||Clark College||Vancouver||WA||13.9084||n/a||12,989|
|7,628 miles from location||Central Washington University||Ellensburg||WA||31.9043||40%||11,357|
|7,486 miles from location||Eastern Washington University||Cheney||WA||59.4272||49%||11,300|
|7,680 miles from location||Edmonds Community College||Lynnwood||WA||17.534||n/a||9,658|
|7,477 miles from location||Spokane Falls Community College||Spokane||WA||12.1295||n/a||9,555|
|7,710 miles from location||Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom||Lakewood||WA||12.9816||n/a||8,188|
|7,686 miles from location||Seattle Community College-Central Campus||Seattle||WA||14.0982||n/a||7,774|
|7,686 miles from location||Seattle University||Seattle||WA||70.3999||21%||7,751|
|7,474 miles from location||Gonzaga University||Spokane||WA||37.2946||28%||7,633|
|7,701 miles from location||Olympic College||Bremerton||WA||11.8614||n/a||7,536|
|7,585 miles from location||Columbia Basin College||Pasco||WA||10.7425||n/a||6,978|
|7,692 miles from location||Highline Community College||Seattle||WA||16.5765||n/a||6,725|
|7,707 miles from location||Clover Park Technical College||Lakewood||WA||16.2384||n/a||6,573|
|7,662 miles from location||Skagit Valley College||Mount Vernon||WA||14.1008||n/a||5,676|
|7,638 miles from location||Yakima Valley Community College||Yakima||WA||16.932||n/a||4,724|
|7,756 miles from location||Lower Columbia College||Longview||WA||16.7356||n/a||4,290|
|7,687 miles from location||Seattle Pacific University||Seattle||WA||68.9096||37%||4,000|
|7,704 miles from location||Pacific Lutheran University||Tacoma||WA||65.5433||36%||3,581|
|7,607 miles from location||Wenatchee Valley College||Wenatchee||WA||17.293||n/a||3,423|
|7,680 miles from location||City University of Seattle||Bellevue||WA||10.3031||n/a||3,204|
|7,717 miles from location||Peninsula College||Port Angeles||WA||11.984||n/a||3,155|
|7,703 miles from location||University of Puget Sound||Tacoma||WA||72.0673||20%||2,879|
|7,472 miles from location||Whitworth University||Spokane||WA||69.1446||18%||2,781|
|7,558 miles from location||Walla Walla University||College Place||WA||26.6245||63%||1,808|
|7,724 miles from location||Saint Martin's University||Lacey||WA||57.1629||31%||1,672|
|7,680 miles from location||Northwest University||Kirkland||WA||26.3798||48%||1,383|
|7,638 miles from location||Heritage University||Toppenish||WA||12.0598||n/a||1,115|
|7,680 miles from location||Bastyr University||Kenmore||WA||6.60214||n/a||918|
|7,663 miles from location||Northwest Indian College||Bellingham||WA||12.8499||n/a||609|
|7,688 miles from location||Argosy University-Seattle||Seattle||WA||1.36146||n/a||487|
|7,687 miles from location||Mars Hill Graduate School||Seattle||WA||0.0326307||n/a||273|
Curious what studying Counseling gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Washington State
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Rehabilitation Counselors +||7,440||$40,280||-30.3%|
|Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors +||4,970||$56,060||42.0%|
|Mental Health Counselors +||3,640||$44,230||30.5%|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists +||1,940||$73,140||-8.9%|
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