Each year, in Utah, an average of 2 students graduate with credentials in mental health. If you too are interested in a career in mental health, Utah has 1 mental health schools for you to choose from. At mental health schools in Utah, you can expect to pay $18,732 per year in tuition for a degree in mental health.
Argosy University-Salt Lake City is the largest mental health school in the state of Utah, based on number of students. It is located in Draper. In 2009, a reported 2 students graduated with a mental health degree from Argosy University-Salt Lake City. This was 100% of the total mental health graduates in Utah for that year. Tuition at Argosy University-Salt Lake City, was $18,732 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with a degree in mental health choose to become mental health counselors. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for mental health counselors in Utah is good. Approximately 1,350 mental health counselors are currently working in Utah. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 38%, or to 1,870 mental health counselors.
As a mental health counselor in Utah you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $28,190 per year to more than $56,167 per year. But the median salary for mental health counselors earn $43,710 per year, in Utah.