District Of Columbia contains one school that offers mental health programs. Gallaudet University has a total student population of 1,488 and is the 2690th highest ranked school in America.
Mental Health students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become psychologists, therapists, psychiatrists, child psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 98,330 people working as clinical, counseling, and school psychologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $72,310. Also, Psychiatrists make on average $163,660 per year and there are about 22,210 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 240 employed psychiatrists earning an average yearly salary of $115,760. Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in this state earn $67,240/yr and there are 570 employed.
Also, within the mental health schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from mental health, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.