Nevada contains one school that offers mental health programs. Truckee Meadows Community College has a total student population of 12,942 and is the 5347th highest ranked school in America.
Mental Health students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 70 employed psychiatrists earning an average yearly salary of $169,660. Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in this state earn $71,260/yr and there are 460 employed.
Also, within the mental health schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from mental health, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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