New Britain has a total population of 71,538 and a student population of 15,639. Of these students, 12,461 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
The largest counseling school in New Britain, by student population, is Central Connecticut State University. Approximately 46 students graduated in 2010 from Central Connecticut State University with credentials in counseling.
A reported 71 students graduated with credentials in counseling in New Britain in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Britain's counseling schools was $20,442 per year for instate students and $30,036 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,122 per year, on average, for room and board at New Britain-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,911.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in New Britain, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,990 counselors working in Connecticut and 1,120 working in the greater New Britain area in 2010. The government projects that the number of counselors in New Britain will 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 New Britain is $48,500 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for counselors.
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