Michigan Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Counselors in Michigan

Fast Facts for Counselors in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Lansing
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Warren
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Detroit

Salaries for Counselors in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Lansing

Schools for Counselors in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Counselors Schools in Michigan

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Psychology - Addictions, MS in Psychology - General Psychology, MS in Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • Programs: MA in Psychology, Career Management and Counseling Specialization , Doctor of Psychology, Mediation & Conflict Resolution, MA in Psychology, General Psychology
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, MA in Marriage and Family Therapy, M.Div: Pastoral Counseling, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA), Psychology (BA)
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Pursue an advanced degree in Psychology or Counseling at Divine Mercy University. GO

  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Psychology (BA) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: MAMFT - Military Family Therapy, Child & Adolescent Therapy - PhD In Marriage/Family Therapy, Medical Family Therapy - PhD In Marriage/Family Therapy, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master
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More Michigan Counselors Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Andrews University Berrien Springs Doctorate & First Professional 3,221
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti Doctorate 22,837
Grand Valley State University Allendale Doctorate 23,464
Marygrove College Detroit Masters 2,756
Michigan State University East Lansing Doctorate & First Professional 46,045
Northern Michigan University Marquette Masters 9,358
Oakland University Rochester Hills Doctorate 18,081
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
University of Detroit Mercy Detroit Doctorate 5,723
Wayne State University Detroit Doctorate & First Professional 32,380
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo Doctorate 24,433

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Counselors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Detroit 70 $37760 0.19
Warren 70 $37760 0.19
Dearborn 70 $37760 0.19
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