With an overall population of 225,581 and a student population of 42,081, approximately 24,100 of Lincoln students attend one of Lincoln's schools that offer school psychology programs.
Of the 1 school psychology schools in Lincoln, the largest school psychology school, by student population, is University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the School Psychology program at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in school psychology from school psychology schools in Lincoln in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lincoln's school psychology schools was $18,395 per year for instate students and $29,435 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in Lincoln. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,260 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,135.
If you plan on staying in Lincoln after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Lincoln, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are average. There were 870 school psychologists working in Nebraska and 110 working in the greater Lincoln area in 2010. Lincoln's school psychologist workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Lincoln is $72,220 per year, which is higher than the average for school psychologists state-wide.