Pennsylvania Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Counselors in Pennsylvania

Fast Facts for Counselors in Pennsylvania

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

Salaries for Counselors in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Allentown

Schools for Counselors in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Counselors Schools in Pennsylvania

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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 - Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization, 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

NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Degrees: Master

Sacred Heart University Online 

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

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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

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
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More Pennsylvania Counselors Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Arcadia University Glenside Doctorate 3,592
Bucknell University Lewisburg Masters 3,677
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
Duquesne University Pittsburgh Doctorate & First Professional 10,296
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Evangelical Theological Seminary Myerstown Masters 168
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
La Salle University Philadelphia Doctorate 5,994
Lehigh University Bethlehem Doctorate 6,845
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Bethlehem Masters & First Professional 1,989
Neumann College Aston Doctorate 3,084
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Philadelphia Biblical University-Langhorne Langhorne Masters 1,349
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
Valley Forge Christian College Phoenixville Masters 929
Villanova University Villanova Doctorate & First Professional 10,470
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westminster College New Wilmington New Wilmington Masters 1,455

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Counselors

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


Harrisburg 110 $57320 1.76
Carlisle 110 $57320 1.76
Pittsburgh 240 $35540 1.09
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