Baton Rouge is located in East Baton Rouge county and has a population of 227,818.
Counseling schools in Baton Rouge charged students an average tuition of $6,578.00 if they were Louisiana residents, and $6,890.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for counseling schools in Baton Rouge is $1,237.00. Students who live on campus while attending a counseling school in Baton Rouge, can expect to pay an average of $6,702.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,019.00. There are two counseling colleges in Baton Rouge from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Counseling programs in Baton Rouge reportedly graduated 68 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$75,760.00||150|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$35,550.00||130|
|Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors||$52,880.00||1,880|
|Mental Health Counselors||$43,280.00||130|