Michigan Educational Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Educational Counselors in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Educational Counselors in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bay City, Jackson and Battle Creek
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Warren, Saginaw and Holland
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Educational Counselors in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Ann Arbor, Warren and Monroe

Schools for Educational Counselors in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Educational Counseling 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: BS in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Psychology, MS in Psychology - General Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, 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 - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Degrees: 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

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Psychology - Bachelor
  • 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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

Judson University School of Leadership and Business Adult and Graduate Programs

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

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Master of Marriage and Family Therapy, Master of Marriage and Family Therapy - Child & Adolescent Therapy, Master of Marriage and Family Therapy - Treatment of Trauma, more...
  • Degrees: Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: PhD in Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate
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More Michigan Educational Counseling 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
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 Educational 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:
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


Ann Arbor 260 $53630 0.67
Battle Creek 70 $65230 0.67
Bay City 40 $58400 0.57
Flint 320 $49160 1.28
Grand Rapids 630 $46780 0.65
Wyoming 630 $46780 0.65
Jackson 120 $43120 1.06
Detroit 2130 $51830 0.61
Warren 2130 $51830 0.61
Dearborn 2130 $51830 0.61
Lansing 630 $55120 1.66
East Lansing 630 $55120 1.66
Kalamazoo 210 $42790 0.85
Portage 210 $42790 0.85
Monroe 40 $69010 0.58
Muskegon 130 $59710 1.18
Niles 90 $45350 0.86
Benton Harbor 90 $45350 0.86
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