In Minnesota an estimated 2 students graduate from forensic psychology schools every year. There are 1 forensic psychology schools in Minnesota if you are interested in pursuing credentials in the field of forensic psychology. At forensic psychology schools in Minnesota, you can expect to pay $12,140 per year in tuition for a degree in forensic psychology.
Located in Minneapolis, Walden University is the largest forensic psychology school in Minnesota, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated with a forensic psychology degree from Walden University in 2009, which was 100% of the total state forensic psychology graduates for that year. Tuition at Walden University, was $12,140 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with an education in forensic psychology pursue a career as a forensic psychologist. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for forensic psychology graduates in Minnesota is not very good. There are currently an estimated 2,860 forensic psychologists working in Minnesota. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 7%, or to 3,070 forensic psychologists.
In Minnesota, as a forensic psychologist, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $40,700 per year to more than $86,044 per year. The median salary for forensic psychologists in Minnesota is $58,804 per year.