Alabama Educational Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Educational Counselors in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Educational Counselors in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Auburn, Gadsden and Florence
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dothan, Birmingham and Mobile
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Montgomery and Huntsville

Salaries for Educational Counselors in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Decatur, Huntsville and Birmingham

Schools for Educational Counselors in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Educational Counseling Schools in Alabama

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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

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 - General Psychology, MS in Psychology, Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, 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: M.Ed. - School Counseling, MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, AA in Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

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

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology, Master of Science in General Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
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: Psychology (BA)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Psychology - BA, General Psychology - PhD of Psychology, Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Doctorate, Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

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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  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Alabama Educational Counseling Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alabama State University Montgomery Doctorate 5,608
Auburn University Main Campus Auburn University Doctorate & First Professional 24,137
Auburn University-Montgomery Montgomery Masters 5,138
Jacksonville State University Jacksonville Masters 9,077
The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa Doctorate & First Professional 25,544
Troy University Troy Masters 28,955
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 16,246
University of Montevallo Montevallo Masters 2,949
University of South Alabama Mobile Doctorate 13,779
University of West Alabama Livingston Masters 4,011

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Educational Counselors

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Educational Counselors

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Educational 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


Anniston 80 $52600 1.04
Oxford 80 $52600 1.04
Jacksonville 80 $52600 1.04
Auburn 290 $47260 2.98
Opelika 290 $47260 2.98
Florence 90 $57680 0.91
Muscle Shoals 90 $57680 0.91
Gadsden 60 $50010 0.96
Huntsville 310 $57640 0.79
Daphne 120 $50560 0.94
Fairhope 120 $50560 0.94
Foley 120 $50560 0.94
Decatur 50 $57750 0.51
Birmingham 670 $52000 0.73
Hoover 670 $52000 0.73
Dothan 70 $53690 0.67
Mobile 260 $54880 0.82
Montgomery 300 $55100 1.02
Tuscaloosa 300 $46450 1.62
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