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Student Counseling Schools in North Carolina

In 2018-2019, 579 students earned their Student Counseling degrees in NC.

A Student Counseling major is the 53rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in North Carolina

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 549
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 17
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 17
Post-Master’s Certificate 13
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 13

Gender Distribution

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

Student Counseling Majors in NC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 18.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.7%
  • White: 67.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 5.4%
Student Counseling Majors in NC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in North Carolina

6,380 people in the state and 285,460 in the nation are employed in jobs related to student counseling.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. NC

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in North Carolina

In this state, student counseling grads earn an average of $50,140. Nationwide, they make an average of $60,160.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in North Carolina that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem
105 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
8,401 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.06 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 46% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.40%.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
29,710 Total Students

The 6.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,943. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,900 a year.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
35,479 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 70% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,404. The full-time teacher rate is 88%.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
20,106 Total Students

In their early career, UNC Greensboro grads earn an average salary of $32,100. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 76% of the teachers are full time.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
19,108 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 77% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 71% get financial aid. The student loan default rate is 3.60% which is lower than average.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
28,718 Total Students

The 5.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 78%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
12,142 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. In their early career, NC A&T grads earn an average salary of $27,600. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 64% are considered full time.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
11,639 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,607. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 70% are considered full time.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,137 Total Students

93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, UNC Pembroke grads earn an average salary of $27,500. 82% of the teachers are full time.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
8,207 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $26,800 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,285. 97% of students get financical aid.

Student Counseling Careers in NC

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 13% $49,530

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

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Teacher Education Grade Specific 5,112
Educational Administration 1,393
Teacher Education Subject Specific 792
Special Education 361
Curriculum & Instruction 250
General Education 241
Instructional Media Design 160
Teaching English or French 60

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