Nyack has a general population of 6,737 and an overall student population of 3,151. Approximately 3,151 of Nyack's students are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
The largest counseling school in Nyack, by student population, is Nyack College. In 2010, Nyack College graduated approximately 47 students from its counseling program.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Nyack's counseling schools. If you decide to attend a counseling school in Nyack, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,350.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for counseling related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Nyack-based counseling schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,995.
After graduating with your credentials in counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Nyack, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 22,870 counselors in New York, 10,690 were working in the greater Nyack area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 9% in Nyack. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a counselor in Nyack is $64,460 per year, which is higher than the average for counselors state-wide.