Christian Counseling Schools In Alabama

In Alabama, there are 3 accredited schools where christian counseling classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of christian counseling and christian counseling training in Alabama, which includes christian counseling training at the following levels:

  • Masters degree in Christian Counseling
  • PhD degree in Christian Counseling


Schools

  1. Amridge University

    1200 Taylor Rd, Montgomery, Alabama 36117-3553

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  2. Oakwood University

    7000 Adventist Blvd NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35896

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  3. Selma University

    1501 Lapsley St, Dinkins Hall, Selma, Alabama 36701

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Christian Counseling Employment

Alabama 4,250
National 371,130

Of all of the christian counseling professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Alabama state.

Employment Growth for Christian counseling professionals In Alabama

4,300 4,670 4,780 4,650 4,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of christian counseling professionals is shrinking in Alabama. There were 50 less christian counseling professionals working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 1% decline in the field. This decline is slower than the national trend for christian counseling professionals which shows a 15% decrease in the number of christian counseling professionals working around the nation.

Christian Counseling VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$44,633 $49,977 $49,860 $51,132 $47,140
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Christian Counseling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Alabama, as the number of christian counseling professionals is declining, the salaries earned by christian counseling professionals are increasing. In 2006 christian counseling professionals made a mean salary of $44,633 per year, and in 2010 they made $47,140 per year.

Salary percentiles for Christian counseling professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$25,740
25th percentile
$32,858
50th percentile
$44,260
75th percentile
$55,195
90th percentile
$76,338

This represents a growth in salaries of 5%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 197% pay differential between the highest paid christian counseling professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of christian counseling in Alabama.

Average Salaries for Christian counseling professionals and related professions in Alabama

Christian Counseling
$47,140
Counseling
$45,330
Ministry
$45,260
Psychology
$81,270
Theology
$48,215

In Alabama, christian counseling professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Christian Counseling programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

As the number of christian counseling professionals is decreasing in Alabama state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited christian counseling schools in Alabama state is increasing. In 2006 there were 16 christian counseling graduates from christian counseling courses in Alabama and in 2010 there were 42 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of christian counseling school degree or certificate graduates in Alabama by 163%. 75% of these graduates received a master's degree in christian counseling.

Christian Counseling Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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