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Fast Facts for Mental Health Counselors in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Winchester, Lynchburg and Roanoke
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Blacksburg, Charlottesville and Richmond
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Roanoke

Salaries for Mental Health Counselors in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Blacksburg, Richmond and Winchester

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  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)
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  • Available programs include a B.A. in Psychology and an M.A. in Clinical Mental Health & Counseling.
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  • Certificate in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
  • Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.
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  • BS in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology
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  • PhD in Psychology
  • For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

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  • Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
  • Psychology - BA
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  • Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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  • Sports Counseling (Certificate) - Online
  • Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

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  • MA in Psychology, Career Management and Counseling Specialization
  • MA in Psychology, General Psychology
  • 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.

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  • Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology/Clinical Psychology
  • Associate of Arts in Applied Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology
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  • Doctor of Education: Community Care & Counseling: Marriage & Family
  • Master of Arts: Pastoral Counseling: Discipleship and Church Ministry
  • Master of Arts: Pastoral Counseling: Crisis Response and Trauma
  • 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.

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  • Psychology (BA) (Online)
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More Virginia Mental Health Counseling Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Weyers Cave
Associate
4,084
Harrisonburg
Doctorate
17,918
Farmville
Masters
4,727
Lynchburg
Masters
2,490
Annandale
Associate
41,266
Norfolk
Doctorate
22,287
Roanoke
Associate
8,653

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mental Health Counselors

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Mental Health Counselors

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

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Blacksburg 270 $38,990
Christiansburg 270 $38,990
Radford 270 $38,990
Harrisonburg 60 $48,050
Charlottesville 120 $54,150
Richmond 1960 $41,150
Roanoke 560 $40,790
Lynchburg 540 $40,820
Staunton 60 $56,710
Waynesboro 60 $56,710

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