New Rochelle, New York has 2 counseling schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in counseling. With an overall population of 72,182 and a student population of 11,329, approximately 9,107 of New Rochelle students attend one of New Rochelle's schools that offer counseling programs.
Of the 2 counseling schools in New Rochelle, the largest counseling school, by student population, is The College of New Rochelle. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Counseling program at The College of New Rochelle.
A reported 82 students graduated with credentials in counseling in New Rochelle in 2010. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in New Rochelle was $26,963 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in New Rochelle. And if you live on campus at one of the New Rochelle-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $10,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,388.
If you plan on staying in New Rochelle after graduating from counseling school, you should know that job prospects for counselors in New Rochelle, which is the most popular counseling profession, are average. In 2010, of the 22,870 counselors in New York, 10,690 were working in the greater New Rochelle area. New Rochelle's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in New Rochelle is $64,460 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for counselors.
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