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Student Counseling Schools in Louisiana

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

As a degree choice, Student Counseling is the 64th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in Louisiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 202
Bachelor’s Degree 3
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

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

Student Counseling Majors in LA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Black or African American: 23.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.3%
  • White: 61.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.2%
Student Counseling Majors in LA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in Louisiana

There are 4,970 people in the state and 285,460 people in the nation working in student counseling jobs.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. LA

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in Louisiana

Student Counseling grads earn an average of $55,500 in the state and $60,160 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
11,510 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 81% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.44 years.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
10,900 Total Students

The 9.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. In their early career, NSU grads earn an average salary of $30,700.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
14,220 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,500 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $11,910.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
16,933 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,800 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
8,673 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $31,600 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.10%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
8,231 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.50% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
31,756 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.48 years. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
6,491 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $11,266. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
1,102 Total Students

79% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 5.00 years. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

#10

McNeese State University

Lake Charles
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
7,295 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.59 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $32,600 after graduation.

Student Counseling Careers in LA

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title LA Job Growth LA Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 12% $56,070

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

Major Annual Graduates in LA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,117
Teacher Education Subject Specific 779
Educational Administration 476
Curriculum & Instruction 209
General Education 136
Special Education 102
Other Education 45
Teaching English or French 6

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