Columbia is located in Boone county and has a population of 84,531.
For Missouri residents, the average tuition for all Columbia counseling schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $15,364.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia counseling schools was $19,061.00.
The average cost of books and supplies for counseling schools in Columbia is $1,080.00. Students who live on campus while attending a counseling school in Columbia, can expect to pay an average of $7,799.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $7,824.00. There are two counseling colleges in Columbia for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 135 students completed counseling programs in Columbia.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$59,070.00||50|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$32,990.00||70|
|Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors||$43,070.00||300|