Pocatello has a general population of 51,466 and an overall student population of 13,585. Approximately 13,493 of Pocatello's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Pocatello's largest school psychology school is Idaho State University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Idaho State University with credentials in school psychology.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Pocatello's school psychology schools. If you decide to attend one of Pocatello's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,092 per year in instate tuition and $24,894 per year in out of state tuition.
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 $5,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Pocatello-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,042.
Many school psychology graduates choose to work as school psychologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pocatello, your job prospects are good. Pocatello's school psychologist workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school psychologist in Pocatello, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,870 per year. This is lower than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.