College of Education Health and Human Services
School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences
www.kent.edu/ehhs/ldes


Examples of Possible Careers*

Health specialties teachers, postsecondary

  • 20.5% much faster than the average
  • 254,000 number of jobs
  • $99,090 potential earnings

Mental health and substance abuse social workers

  • 16.8% much faster than the average
  • 123,200 number of jobs
  • $48,720 potential earnings

Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors

  • 24.7% much faster than the average
  • 319,400 number of jobs
  • $47,660 potential earnings

Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Kent Campus
  • Trumbull Campus

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.