The largest mental health school in Opa Locka, by student population, is Saint Thomas University. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Mental Health program at Saint Thomas University.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a mental health degree in Opa Locka. In 2009 tuition at mental health schools in Opa Locka was $21,690 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for mental health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,516 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,685.
Many mental health graduates choose to work as mental health counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Opa Locka, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of mental health counselors is expected to increase by 23% in Opa Locka. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mental health counselors.