Selden has a total population of 21,861 and a student population of 24,822. Of these students, 24,822 are enrolled in schools that offer counseling programs.
Suffolk County Community College is the largest counseling school in Selden, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Counseling program at Suffolk County Community College.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a counseling degree from one of Selden's counseling schools. In 2009 tuition at counseling schools in Selden was $4,256 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for counseling related books and supplies each year.
Many counseling graduates choose to work as counselors after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Selden, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 22,870 counselors in New York. Of these counselors, 2,190 were working in the greater Selden area. Selden'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.
As a counselor in Selden, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,610 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.