With an overall population of 64,112 and a student population of 41,474, approximately 17,352 of Daytona Beach students attend one of Daytona Beach's schools that offer mental health programs.
The largest mental health school in Daytona Beach, by student population, is Daytona State College. In 2010, Daytona State College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in mental health.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in mental health in Daytona Beach in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,666 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for mental health related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a mental health counselor in Daytona Beach, your job prospects are good. There were 6,410 mental health counselors working in Florida and 220 working in the greater Daytona Beach area in 2010. Daytona Beach's mental health counselor workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mental health counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mental health counselor in Daytona Beach is $29,880 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for mental health counselors.