New Haven has a total population of 123,626 and a student population of 32,290. Of these students, 11,815 are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
The largest school psychology school in New Haven, by student population, is Southern Connecticut State University. In 2010, Southern Connecticut State University graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in school psychology.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a school psychology degree in New Haven. If you decide to attend one of New Haven's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,980 per year in instate tuition and $28,672 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in New Haven. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,424 per year, on average, for room and board at New Haven-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,390.
If you decide to work as a school psychologist in New Haven, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,710 school psychologists working in Connecticut and 340 working in the greater New Haven area in 2010. The number of school psychologists in New Haven is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school psychologist in New Haven, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.