New York Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Counselors in New York

Fast Facts for Counselors in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rochester and New York
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Nassau and Albany
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New York and Nassau

Salaries for Counselors in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New York and Albany

Schools for Counselors in New York are listed below.

Selected Counselors Schools in New York

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Psychology - Addictions, Psychology, MS in Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, MA in Marriage and Family Therapy, M.Div: Pastoral Counseling, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate, Bachelor

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Psychology - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • Programs: MA in Psychology, Career Management and Counseling Specialization , Doctor of Psychology, Mediation & Conflict Resolution, MA in Psychology, General Psychology
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: DMFT - Mental Health Administration, MAMFT - LGBTQ Couple and Family Therapy, DMFT - Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Psychology (BA) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS Psychology, MS Psychology - Child & Developmental Psych, MS Psychology - Industrial & Org'l Psych, more...
  • Degrees: Master

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master
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More New York Counselors Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adelphi University Garden City Doctorate 8,308
Alfred University Alfred Doctorate 2,436
CUNY Brooklyn College Brooklyn Masters 16,087
CUNY City College New York Masters 14,392
CUNY Hunter College New York Doctorate 20,845
CUNY Lehman College Bronx Masters 10,922
CUNY Queens College Flushing Masters 18,728
Canisius College Buffalo Masters 4,984
Fordham University Bronx Doctorate & First Professional 14,448
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 160
Hofstra University Hempstead Doctorate 12,490
Iona College New Rochelle Masters 4,323
Long Island University-Brentwood Brentwood Masters 700
Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus Brooklyn Doctorate & First Professional 8,174
Long Island University-C W Post Campus Brookville Doctorate 8,361
Long Island University-Riverhead Riverhead Masters 215
Long Island University-Rockland Campus Orangeburg Masters 404
Manhattan College Bronx Masters 3,471
Marist College Poughkeepsie Masters 5,727
Medaille College Buffalo Masters 2,929
Mercy College Dobbs Ferry Doctorate 8,628
Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York Doctorate 878
New York Institute of Technology-Manhattan Campus New York Doctorate 2,547
New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury Old Westbury Doctorate & First Professional 8,481
New York University New York Doctorate & First Professional 41,783
Niagara University Niagara University Masters 4,116
Pace University-New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 12,912
Roberts Wesleyan College Rochester Masters 1,871
Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester Doctorate 14,849
SUNY College at Brockport Brockport Masters 8,303
SUNY College at Buffalo Buffalo Masters 10,993
SUNY College at New Paltz New Paltz Masters 7,690
SUNY College at Oneonta Oneonta Masters 5,893
SUNY College at Oswego Oswego Masters 8,660
SUNY College at Plattsburgh Plattsburgh Masters 6,259
SUNY at Albany Albany Doctorate 17,684
Sage College of Albany Albany Doctorate 1,987
Saint Bonaventure University Saint Bonaventure Masters 2,406
Saint John Fisher College Rochester Doctorate 3,793
Sarah Lawrence College Bronxville Masters 1,700
St Lawrence University Canton Masters 2,319
St. John's University-New York Queens Doctorate 20,096
Syracuse University Syracuse Doctorate & First Professional 19,084
The College of New Rochelle New Rochelle Masters 6,226
The College of Saint Rose Albany Masters 4,949
Touro College New York Doctorate 17,129
University at Buffalo Buffalo Doctorate & First Professional 28,054
University of Rochester Rochester Doctorate & First Professional 9,334

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for New York. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Counselors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary

New York

Albany 90 $65680 1.05
Schenectady 90 $65680 1.05
Troy 90 $65680 1.05
Buffalo 50 $42280 0.47
Cheektowaga 50 $42280 0.47
Niagara Falls 50 $42280 0.47
Rochester 100 $30410 1.01
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