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Student Counseling Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 284 students earned their Student Counseling degrees in AL.

In this state, Student Counseling is the 5th most popular major out of a total 11 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in Alabama

Student Counseling majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 230
Post-Master’s Certificate 43
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 43
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a student counseling major is more popular with women than with men.

Student Counseling Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of student counseling majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 25.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.4%
  • White: 65.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 7.0%
Student Counseling Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in Alabama

There are 3,770 people in the state and 285,460 people in the nation working in student counseling jobs.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in Alabama

Student Counseling grads earn an average of $53,420 in the state and $60,160 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Alabama that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
5,653 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 49%. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 5.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. 78% of the teachers are full time.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,553 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.51 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 67% are considered full time.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,460 Total Students

The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 86% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $39,500 after graduation.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
9,021 Total Students

The 9.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.79 years to complete their degree at Jacksonville State University. 68% of the teachers are full time.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
14,397 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 8.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 61% of the teachers are full time.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
16,436 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,400 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.66 years. This public school has an average net price of $13,313.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,100 Total Students

The 5.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,400 a year. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
4,190 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 58%. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It takes the average student 4.94 years to graduate.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
5,188 Total Students

97% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $30,100 after graduation. A typical student attending AUM will pay a net price of $12,680.

Student Counseling Careers in AL

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 11% $54,450

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to student counseling.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,305
Teacher Education Subject Specific 925
Educational Administration 557
Special Education 481
Instructional Media Design 134
General Education 83
Teaching English or French 42
Other Education 35

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