Lubbock has a general population of 199,564 and an overall student population of 36,271. Approximately 30,049 of Lubbock's students are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
Of the 1 clinical psychology schools in Lubbock, the largest clinical psychology school, by student population, is Texas Tech University. In 2010, Texas Tech University graduated approximately 7 students from its clinical psychology program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a clinical psychology degree from one of Lubbock's clinical psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Lubbock's clinical psychology schools was $18,288 per year for instate students and $24,936 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for clinical psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,805 per year, on average, for room and board at Lubbock-based clinical psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Lubbock after graduating from clinical psychology school, you should know that job prospects for clinical psychologists in Lubbock, which is the most popular clinical psychology profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of clinical psychologists is expected to increase by 21% in Lubbock. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a clinical psychologist in Lubbock is $55,030 per year, which is lower than the average for clinical psychologists state-wide.