Commerce has a total population of 7,669 and a student population of 9,021. Of these students, 9,021 are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Of the 1 school psychology schools in Commerce, the largest school psychology school, by student population, is Texas A & M University-Commerce. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Texas A & M University-Commerce with credentials in school psychology.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in school psychology in Commerce in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,320 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Commerce school psychology schools was an average of $25,660 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for school psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Commerce after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Commerce, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 7,980 school psychologists in Texas. Of these school psychologists, 1,030 were working in the greater Commerce area. The government projects that the number of school psychologists in Commerce will increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Commerce is $62,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for school psychologists.