Counseling Schools in Jackson, Mississippi

Jackson has 184,256 residents. It is located in Hinds county.

For Mississippi residents, the average tuition for all Jackson counseling schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,145.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Jackson counseling schools was $13,733.00.

The average cost of books and supplies for counseling schools in Jackson is $1,437.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at counseling schools in Jackson was $7,021.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,800.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one counseling college in Jackson for students to choose from. Counseling programs in Jackson reportedly graduated 44 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.

Counseling Schools in Jackson

Jackson State University

1440 J R Lynch St
Jackson, MS, 39217

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Counselor Education / School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Masters in Counselor Education / School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Masters in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling / Counselor


  • Tuition (in-state): $4,634.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $4,634.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $5,693.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $6,100.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 822
  • Average aid received per student: $7,837.00

Counseling Salary in Jackson

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists$47,710.00220
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors$33,540.00190
Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors$47,430.00450
Mental Health Counselors$39,860.00150
Rehabilitation Counselors$36,630.00180

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