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Mental Health Schools in Connecticut

There are ten schools in the state of Connecticut offering mental health programs. 177 students graduated from programs at Connecticut mental health schools in 2010. 131 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 46 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

159 students graduate from mental health programs in Connecticut, on average, every year. This accounts for 7% of students who schools in the United States graduate from mental health programs. Specifically, 46 students graduated with certificates in mental health and 131 with an associate's level degree.

Ten mental health schools are located in this state. Of these, ten schools are public. Tuition at a public mental health school varies from $3,386 to $3,406.

Average tuition for programs in mental health is $3,401.

Schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees in mental health.

Mental Health Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

159 students graduate from mental health programs in Connecticut, on average, every year. This accounts for 7% of students who schools in the United States graduate from mental health programs. Specifically, 46 students graduated with certificates in mental health and 131 with an associate's level degree.

Mental Health Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 35
  • Certificate 2007: 43
  • Certificate 2008: 43
  • Certificate 2009: 37
  • Certificate 2010: 46
  • Associate 2006: 101
  • Associate 2007: 101
  • Associate 2008: 99
  • Associate 2009: 143
  • Associate 2010: 131

Mental Health Program Availability in Connecticut

Connecticut schools offer a total of 20 mental health programs. Of these programs, around 50% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Mental Health Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 10
  • Associate: 10

Career Trends

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25060
  • 25th Percentile: 30610
  • Median: 37440
  • 75th Percentile: 47350
  • 90th Percentile: 62070

Psychiatrists — Salary by Percentile

Psychiatrists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 114780
  • 25th Percentile: 160540
  • Median: 166400
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Career Trends

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34320
  • Median Salary 2007: 35090
  • Median Salary 2008: 35570
  • Median Salary 2009: 35510
  • Median Salary 2010: 37440
  • Total Employed 2006: 1900
  • Total Employed 2007: 2020
  • Total Employed 2008: 1790
  • Total Employed 2009: 1700
  • Total Employed 2010: 1840

Psychiatrists — Employment Trend

Psychiatrists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 166400
  • Total Employed 2006: 370
  • Total Employed 2007: 390
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 510
  • Total Employed 2010: 520

Connecticut vs National Mental Health Employment

Connecticut vs National Mental Health Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.775% (2360)

Mental Health Schools in Connecticut

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1. Asnuntuck Community College

170 Elm St
Enfield, CT 6082
(860) 253-3000

Asnuntuck Community College offers two mental health programs. More specifically, it offers one mental health certificate to students and one associate's level mental health degree. It is located in the suburbs of Enfield, Connecticut. This small college is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. In terms of programs, this college is the biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health.

2. Manchester Community College

Great Path
Manchester, CT 6040
(860) 512-3000

Founded in 1963, Manchester Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Manchester, Connecticut. This college is the tenth largest institution in the state of Connecticut. It offers 24 certificates and 38 degrees at the associates level to students. 7,540 students sought degrees from the 45 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects including education, computer science, and liberal arts. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut.

3. Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Park Pl E
Winsted, CT 6098
(860) 738-6300

Northwestern Connecticut Community College is in Winsted, CT. It offers two programs in mental health. More specifically, this community college offers one mental health certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in mental health. This small college is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. This college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health programs.

4. Tunxis Community College

271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington, CT 06032-3187
(860) 255-3500

Tunxis Community College is located in the suburbs of Farmington, Connecticut. It offers two programs in mental health. Specifically, this community college offers students one mental health certificate and one associate's level degree in mental health. This mid-sized college is a public 2-year institution. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health programs.

5. Quinebaug Valley Community College

742 Upper Maple St
Danielson, CT 06239-1436
(860) 774-1130

Quinebaug Valley Community College is located in Danielson, Connecticut, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in mental health. More specifically, this community college offers students one certificate in mental health and one mental health degree at the associate's level. This community college is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health in terms of programs.

6. Housatonic Community College

900 Lafayette Blvd
Bridgeport, CT 06604-4704
(203) 332-5000

Housatonic Community College, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Bridgeport, CT. It offers two mental health programs. Of those, students are offered one certificate in mental health by this college and one degree at the associate's level in mental health. 6,197 students seek degrees in 31 programs at this college, overall. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health programs.

7. Capital Community College

950 Main Street
Hartford, CT 6103
(860) 906-5000

Capital Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1992. This college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Hartford, CT. Students are offered 26 certificates and 24 degrees at the associates level by this college. In 2010, 4,518 students sought degrees from the 38 programs at this college. This college offers subjects including healthcare, liberal arts, and communications. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. This college is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut.

8. Middlesex Community College

100 Training Hill Rd
Middletown, CT 06457-4829
(860) 343-5701

Middlesex Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Middletown, CT. It offers two mental health programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in mental health to students and one associate's level degree in mental health. 2,952 students pursue degrees in 33 programs at this college, overall. This college is the ninth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health.

9. Norwalk Community College

188 Richards Avenue
Norwalk, CT 6854
(203) 857-7060

Norwalk Community College is near the center of the city. It offers two programs in mental health. Of those, this community college offers students one mental health certificate and one degree at the associate's level in mental health. This community college is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. It is the oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in mental health.

10. Naugatuck Valley Community College

750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708-3089
(203) 575-8040

Naugatuck Valley Community College is located in the suburbs of Waterbury, Connecticut. It offers two programs in mental health. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in mental health by it and one associate's level mental health degree. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the third oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health programs.

11. Gateway Community College

60 Sargent Dr
New Haven, CT 6511
(203) 285-2000

Gateway Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in New Haven, CT. This college offers two programs in mental health. More specifically, students are offered one mental health certificate by this college and one mental health degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health.

12. Three Rivers Community College

574 New London Turnpike
Norwich, CT 6360
(860) 886-0177

Three Rivers Community College offers two programs in mental health. Out of those, it offers students one mental health certificate and one degree at the associate's level in mental health. This college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Norwich, CT. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering mental health in terms of programs.