With an overall population of 121,578 and a student population of 8,257, approximately 4,280 of Hartford students attend one of Hartford's schools that offer counseling programs.
Capital Community College is the largest counseling school in Hartford, based on student population. In 2010, Capital Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in counseling.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,200 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Hartford.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Hartford, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,990 counselors working in Connecticut and 1,120 working in the greater Hartford area in 2010. Hartford's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Hartford is $48,500 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for counselors.