Moscow has a total population of 21,291 and a student population of 12,175. Of these students, 11,957 are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
University of Idaho is the largest school psychology school in Moscow, based on student population. In 2010, University of Idaho graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in school psychology.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a school psychology certificate in Moscow. Tuition in 2009 at Moscow's school psychology schools was $18,480 per year for instate students and $28,560 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,474 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in Moscow. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board at Moscow-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
After graduating with your credentials in school psychology, if you decide to work as a school psychologist in Moscow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 school psychologists in Idaho were working in the greater Moscow area. By the year 2018, the number of school psychologists is expected to increase by 15% in Moscow. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school psychologist in Moscow, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,240 per year. This is higher than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.