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Mental Health Schools in Illinois

There are seven Illinois schools offering mental health programs. 65 students graduated from programs at Illinois mental health schools in 2010. 47 of all these students graduated with certificates and 11 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 50 students graduate from mental health programs in Illinois per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from mental health programs. Out of those, 47 students graduated with mental health certificates, seven with a degree at the associate's level, and 11 with a degree at the master's level.

Seven mental health schools are located in this state. Out of these, six schools are public, while one school is private. Private mental health school tuition is $23,300.

Average tuition for programs in mental health is $23,300.

Schools in Illinois offer certificates, associates degrees, and masters degrees for mental health students.

Mental Health Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 50 students graduate from mental health programs in Illinois per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from mental health programs. Out of those, 47 students graduated with mental health certificates, seven with a degree at the associate's level, and 11 with a degree at the master's level.

Mental Health Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 39
  • Certificate 2007: 22
  • Certificate 2008: 26
  • Certificate 2009: 55
  • Certificate 2010: 47
  • Associate 2006: 10
  • Associate 2007: 9
  • Associate 2008: 6
  • Associate 2009: 8
  • Associate 2010: 7
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 5
  • Master 2008: 3
  • Master 2009: 6
  • Master 2010: 11

Mental Health Program Availability in Illinois

Schools in this state offer a total of eight programs in mental health. Of these programs, close to 50% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Mental Health Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 3
  • Master: 1

Career Trends

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23550
  • 25th Percentile: 28160
  • Median: 35740
  • 75th Percentile: 49260
  • 90th Percentile: 66220

Psychiatrists — Salary by Percentile

Psychiatrists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60620
  • 25th Percentile: 65670
  • Median: 73740
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Career Trends

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32630
  • Median Salary 2007: 36980
  • Median Salary 2008: 38270
  • Median Salary 2009: 36700
  • Median Salary 2010: 35740
  • Total Employed 2006: 3060
  • Total Employed 2007: 4340
  • Total Employed 2008: 4550
  • Total Employed 2009: 5690
  • Total Employed 2010: 5850

Psychiatrists — Employment Trend

Psychiatrists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73420
  • Median Salary 2007: 66460
  • Median Salary 2008: 68970
  • Median Salary 2009: 71620
  • Median Salary 2010: 73740
  • Total Employed 2006: 560
  • Total Employed 2007: 730
  • Total Employed 2008: 620
  • Total Employed 2009: 730
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

Illinois vs National Mental Health Employment

Illinois vs National Mental Health Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 4.978% (6620)

Mental Health Schools in Illinois

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1. Shawnee Community College

8364 Shawnee College Rd
Ullin, IL 62992
(618) 634-3200

Shawnee Community College offers one program in mental health and it is located in Ullin, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering mental health programs.

2. Southeastern Illinois College

3575 College Road
Harrisburg, IL 62946
(618) 252-5400

Southeastern Illinois College is located in Harrisburg, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in mental health. This college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. This community college is the oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering mental health programs.

3. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

4300 N Narragansett
Chicago, IL 60634-1500
(773) 777-7900

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College offers one program in mental health and it is near the center of the city. 12,660 students seek degrees in 40 City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College programs, overall. In terms of programs, this college is the biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering mental health.

4. Roosevelt University

430 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605-1394
(312) 341-3500

Roosevelt University is located in the center of Chicago and it offers one mental health program. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering mental health in terms of programs.

5. Elgin Community College

1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
(847) 697-1000

Elgin Community College is near the heart of downtown and this college offers one mental health program. Overall, 12,214 students pursue degrees in 76 programs at this college. It is the third largest institution in the state of Illinois offering mental health.

6. Illinois Central College

One College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001
(309) 694-5422

Illinois Central College offers two mental health programs. Students are offered two degrees at the associate's level in mental health by this college. This college is located in East Peoria, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. This college is the second oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in mental health.

7. Moraine Valley Community College

9000 W. College Parkway
Palos Hills, IL 60465-0937
(708) 974-4300

Moraine Valley Community College offers one program in mental health and this college is in the suburbs of Palos Hills, Illinois. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. In terms of programs, this college is the third biggest institution in the state of Illinois offering mental health.