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Counseling Schools in Plattsburgh, New York

Counseling Schools in Plattsburgh, NY

If you decide that you want to get a counseling degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 counseling schools in Plattsburgh, New York. Plattsburgh has a total population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760. Of these students, 8,699 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.

Of the 2 counseling schools in Plattsburgh, the largest counseling school, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, SUNY College at Plattsburgh graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in counseling.

In 2010, 37 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Plattsburgh's counseling schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,589 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Plattsburgh counseling schools was an average of $22,019 per year in 2009.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $875 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a counseling program in Plattsburgh. And if you live on campus at one of the Plattsburgh-based counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $8,250 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,907.

Counseling Salaries and Career Outlook in Plattsburgh

Many counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Plattsburgh, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 22,870 counselors in New York, 610 were working in the greater Plattsburgh area. By the year 2018, the number of counselors is expected to increase by 9% in Plattsburgh. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.

As a counselor in Plattsburgh, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,890 per year. This is lower than the average salary for counselors in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Counseling Degree in Plattsburgh
  • Associates Degree in Counseling
  • Bachelors Degree in Counseling
  • Counseling Classes
  • Counseling Courses
  • Counseling Training

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  1. 1SUNY College at PlattsburghSUNY College at Plattsburgh

    101 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901-2681

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Clinton Community CollegeClinton Community College

    136 Clinton Point Dr, Plattsburgh, New York 12901

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree