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2023 Pastoral Counseling Cost

There are about 9,920 students enrolled in Pastoral Counseling in the USA.

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Pastoral counseling is the 273rd most expensive degree in the United States, with a median cost of $25,788 amongst the top 50 programs (just ahead of #274, Interior Architecture, with a median cost of $25,713).

New England has the most expensive colleges with top 50 pastoral counseling programs predominantly led by Gordon College with an annual cost of $37,000. Massachusetts is the most expensive state for pastoral counseling also led by Gordon College.

Public schools with good programs typically charge 100% less than private schools for in-state students. When looking at out-of-state tuition however, the median top 50 Public school charges 100% less than the median private school. So, if you're hoping to attend a state school, make sure you qualify for in-state tuition as soon as possible.

The most high-priced option in the top 25 is Bethel University. The most affordable option in the top 100 is Selma University. It costs just $7,200 per year and is ranked 24th for its pastoral counseling program. Another more affordable option would be #20, Nazarene Bible College in El Paso County, CO with a cost of $8,880 for in-state students and $8,880 for out-of-state students.

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