Rosedale has a general population of 19,199 and an overall student population of 23,584. Approximately 23,584 of Rosedale's students are enrolled in schools that offer mental health programs.
The Community College of Baltimore County is the largest mental health school in Rosedale, based on student population. In 2010, The Community College of Baltimore County graduated approximately 22 students from its mental health program.
A total of 22 students graduated with credentials in mental health from mental health schools in Rosedale in 2010. If you decide to attend a mental health school in Rosedale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,736.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for mental health related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in mental health, if you decide to work as a mental health counselor in Rosedale, your job prospects are good. There were 2,070 mental health counselors working in Maryland and 1,170 working in the greater Rosedale area in 2010. The government projects that the number of mental health counselors in Rosedale will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mental health counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mental health counselor in Rosedale is $38,310 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for mental health counselors.