Tallahassee has a total population of 150,624 and a student population of 68,614. Of these students, 14,526 are enrolled in schools that offer mental health programs.
Of the 1 mental health schools in Tallahassee, the largest mental health school, by student population, is Tallahassee Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Mental Health program at Tallahassee Community College.
In 2009 tuition at mental health schools in Tallahassee was $1,946 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for mental health related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a mental health counselor in Tallahassee, your job prospects are average. There were 6,370 mental health counselors working in Florida and 950 working in the greater Tallahassee area in 2010. The government projects that the number of mental health counselors in Tallahassee will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Tallahassee is $24,640 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for mental health counselors.