Manhattan College is the largest mental health school in Bronx, based on student population. In 2010, Manhattan College graduated approximately 3 students from its mental health program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a mental health degree in Bronx. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,718 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for mental health related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,160 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,218.
Many mental health graduates choose to work as mental health counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bronx, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of mental health counselors is expected to increase by 19% in Bronx. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mental health counselors.