Tennessee Substance Abuse and Behavioral Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Substance Abuse And Behavioral Counselors in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Substance Abuse Counselors in Tennessee

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

Salaries for Substance Abuse Counselors in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Memphis

Schools for Substance Abuse Counselors in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Substance Abuse Counselors Schools in Tennessee

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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, BS in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, MS in Psychology - General Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, 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, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior
  • Degrees: 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, Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - 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: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, AA in Psychology
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

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  • Programs: Drug & Alcohol Treatment Specialist
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  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: BS in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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
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More Tennessee Substance Abuse Counselors Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Austin Peay State University Clarksville Masters 9,094
Belmont University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 4,742
Bethel College McKenzie McKenzie Masters 2,155
Carson-Newman College Jefferson City Masters 2,012
Christian Brothers University Memphis Masters 1,874
Crichton College Memphis Bachelor 1,007
Cumberland University Lebanon Masters 1,335
East Tennessee State University Johnson City Doctorate & First Professional 13,119
Fisk University Nashville Masters 814
Free Will Baptist Bible College Nashville Bachelor 324
Freed-Hardeman University Henderson Masters 2,011
Hiwassee College Madisonville Associate 434
King College Bristol Masters 1,515
Lambuth University Jackson Bachelor 751
Lee University Cleveland Masters 4,089
Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate Doctorate 3,255
Lipscomb University Nashville Doctorate 2,744
Martin Methodist College Pulaski Bachelor 924
Maryville College Maryville Bachelor 1,176
Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro Doctorate 23,246
Milligan College Milligan College Masters 1,006
Rhodes College Memphis Masters 1,697
Richmont Graduate University Chattanooga Masters 264
Sewanee: The University of the South Sewanee Doctorate & First Professional 1,561
Southern Adventist University Collegedale Masters 2,640
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617
Tennessee State University Nashville Doctorate 9,065
Tennessee Technological University Cookeville Doctorate 10,321
Tennessee Temple University Chattanooga Doctorate 623
Tennessee Wesleyan College Athens Bachelor 861
The University of Tennessee Knoxville Doctorate 29,937
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chattanooga Doctorate 9,558
The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin Masters 7,171
Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville Doctorate 2,286
Tusculum College Greeneville Masters 2,605
Union University Jackson Doctorate 3,235
University of Memphis Memphis Doctorate & First Professional 20,379
Vanderbilt University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 11,847

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Substance Abuse Counselors

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Substance Abuse Counselors

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


Jackson 50 $44400 1.17
Knoxville 450 $27810 1.9
Nashville 310 $39160 0.55
Davidson 310 $39160 0.55
Murfreesboro 310 $39160 0.55
Franklin 310 $39160 0.55
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