Counseling Schools In Kansas

In Kansas, there are 18 accredited schools where counseling classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the state of Kansas, which encompasses counseling training at the following levels:

  • Counseling Certificate
  • Associates degree in Counseling
  • Bachelors degree in Counseling
  • Masters degree in Counseling
  • PhD degree in Counseling


Schools

  1. Allen County Community College

    1801 N Cottonwood, Iola, Kansas 66749

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  2. Butler Community College

    901 S Haverhill Rd, El Dorado, Kansas 67042-3280

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  3. Colby Community College

    1255 S Range, Colby, Kansas 67701

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  4. Dodge City Community College

    2501 N 14th Ave, Dodge City, Kansas 67801-2399

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  5. Emporia State University

    1200 Commercial, Emporia, Kansas 66801-5087

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  6. Fort Hays State University

    600 Park St, Hays, Kansas 67601-4099

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  7. Friends University

    2100 W. University Ave., Wichita, Kansas 67213

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  8. Garden City Community College

    801 Campus Dr, Garden City, Kansas 67846-6333

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  9. Kansas City Kansas Community College

    7250 State Ave, Kansas City, Kansas 66112

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  10. University of Kansas

    Lawrence, Kansas 66045

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Newman University

    3100 McCormick Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67213-2097

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  12. Kansas State University

    Anderson Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Manhattan Christian College

    1415 Anderson Ave, Manhattan, Kansas 66502-4801

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  14. MidAmerica Nazarene University

    2030 E College Way, Olathe, Kansas 66062-1899

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  15. Pittsburg State University

    1701 S Broadway, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762

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  16. University of Saint Mary

    4100 S 4th St Trafficway, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048-5082

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  17. Southwestern College in Winfield

    100 College Street, Winfield, Kansas 67156-6224

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  18. Wichita State University

    1845 Fairmount, Wichita, Kansas 67260-0124

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Counseling Employment

Kansas 6,290
National 653,240

Approximately 1% of the country's counseling professionals work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Counseling professionals In Kansas

5,340 6,280 5,710 5,830 5,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kansas, counseling is a growing field. 640 more counseling professionals were working in Kansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 12% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for counseling professionals which shows a 2% decrease in the number of counseling professionals working around the nation.

Counseling VS. All Professions salaries in Kansas

$38,887 $41,548 $42,772 $44,836 $42,980
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by counseling professionals is increasing in Kansas. In 2006 counseling professionals made a mean salary of $38,887 per year, and in 2010 they made $42,980 per year.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Kansas

10th percentile
$28,870
25th percentile
$34,490
50th percentile
$40,876
75th percentile
$48,658
90th percentile
$59,632

This represents a growth in salaries of 10%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Kansas, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of counseling. The pay differential between the highest paid counseling professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 107%

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Kansas

Christian Counseling
$54,172
Clinical Psychology
$56,145
Counseling
$45,675
Forensic Psychology
$71,215
School Psychology
$58,640
Sociology
$57,050
Sports Psychology
$58,640

Counseling professionals in Kansas earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Counseling programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kansas

associate
6
bachelor
6
master
12
doctor
2
Certificate
4
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As the number of counseling professionals is increasing in Kansas state, the number of students graduating from the 18 accredited counseling schools in Kansas state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 296 counseling graduates from counseling courses in Kansas and in 2010 there were 352 graduates.

This represents a 19% increase in the number of counseling degree or certificate school graduates in Kansas state. A majority of these graduates, or 40%, graduated with a master's degree in counseling.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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