With an overall population of 390,007 and a student population of 49,366, approximately 14,620 of Omaha students attend one of Omaha's schools that offer school psychology programs.
Omaha's largest school psychology school is University of Nebraska at Omaha. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from University of Nebraska at Omaha with credentials in school psychology.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Omaha's school psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Omaha's school psychology schools was $18,659 per year for instate students and $28,620 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for school psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,230 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,429.
If you plan on staying in Omaha after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Omaha, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are average. In 2010, of the 870 school psychologists in Nebraska, 370 were working in the greater Omaha area. The number of school psychologists in Omaha is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school psychologist in Omaha, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,240 per year. This is lower than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.