With an overall population of 12,866 and a student population of 10,011, approximately 10,011 of Levelland students attend one of Levelland's schools that offer mental health programs.
Levelland's largest mental health school is South Plains College. In 2010, South Plains College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in mental health.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,444 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mental health program in Levelland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Levelland-based mental health schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a mental health counselor in Levelland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 mental health counselors in Texas were working in the greater Levelland area. Levelland's mental health counselor workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mental health counselors.
As a mental health counselor in Levelland, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,360 per year. This is higher than the average salary for mental health counselors in the state.