Ohio Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Counselors in Ohio

Fast Facts for Counselors in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Cincinnati
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Youngstown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Cincinnati

Salaries for Counselors in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Youngstown

Schools for Counselors in Ohio are listed below.

Selected Counselors Schools in Ohio

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

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling, Doctor of Ministry in Clinical Pastoral Education, Master of Science in General Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate, Bachelor

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, Doctorate, Bachelor

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

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

Sacred Heart University Online 

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

For over 35 years, Keiser University has provided student-centered, quality career education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: DMFT - Mental Health Administration, MAMFT - LGBTQ Couple and Family Therapy, DMFT - Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

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 Ohio Counselors Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ashland University Ashland Doctorate 6,493
Athenaeum of Ohio Cincinnati Masters & First Professional 238
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Bowling Green Doctorate 18,619
Case Western Reserve University Cleveland Doctorate & First Professional 9,844
Cedarville University Cedarville Masters 3,055
Cleveland State University Cleveland Doctorate & First Professional 15,038
College of Mount St. Joseph Cincinnati Doctorate 2,282
Heidelberg University Tiffin Masters 1,584
John Carroll University Cleveland Masters 3,766
Kent State University Kent Campus Kent Doctorate 22,819
Malone University Canton Masters 2,371
Methodist Theological School Delaware Doctorate 234
Miami University-Oxford Oxford Doctorate 15,968
Notre Dame College Cleveland Masters 1,490
Ohio University-Main Campus Athens Doctorate 21,089
University of Akron Main Campus Akron Doctorate & First Professional 23,007
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus Cincinnati Doctorate & First Professional 29,319
University of Dayton Dayton Doctorate 10,395
Walsh University North Canton Doctorate 2,522
Winebrenner Theological Seminary Findlay Doctorate & First Professional 112
Wright State University-Main Campus Dayton Doctorate & First Professional 16,151
Xavier University Cincinnati Doctorate 6,646
Youngstown State University Youngstown Doctorate 13,595

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Ohio. 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


Akron 0 $48330 0
Cleveland 260 $42030 1.35
Elyria 260 $42030 1.35
Dayton 100 $38400 1.49
Toledo 50 $42450 0.8
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