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Student Counseling Schools in Illinois

328 Student Counseling students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Student Counseling major is the 111th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 320
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 8
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 8

Gender Distribution

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

Student Counseling Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 15.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.7%
  • White: 66.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 5.2%
Student Counseling Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 12,620 people employed in jobs related to a student counseling degree, compared to 285,460 nationwide.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in Illinois

In this state, student counseling grads earn an average of $56,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $60,160.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in Illinois that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

DePaul University

Chicago
66 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
22,064 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. An average student at DePaul will pay a net price of $28,410.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
7,624 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,100 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
16,609 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,800 a year. The student loan default rate is 7.80% which is lower than average.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
7,806 Total Students

The 7.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.48 years. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
6,205 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $16,403. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.60%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

#6

Lewis University

Romeoville
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
6,359 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.38 years. This private school has an average net price of $18,531. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
7,423 Total Students

The average student takes 5.25 years to complete their degree at Northeastern Illinois University. The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
20,878 Total Students

A typical student attending Illinois State will pay a net price of $21,301. The average student takes 4.39 years to complete their degree at Illinois State. The 3.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
5,929 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,706. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
11,695 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $33,200 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.47 years to graduate.

Student Counseling Careers in IL

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 7% $50,800

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,855
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,888
Educational Administration 1,753
Curriculum & Instruction 1,057
Special Education 939
General Education 386
Instructional Media Design 243
Teaching English or French 234

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