Muncie has a general population of 67,430 and an overall student population of 29,560. Approximately 21,401 of Muncie's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
The largest school psychology school in Muncie, by student population, is Ball State University. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Ball State University with credentials in school psychology.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in school psychology from school psychology schools in Muncie in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Muncie's school psychology schools was $19,640 per year for instate students and $32,208 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $970 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in Muncie. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board at Muncie-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in school psychology, if you decide to work as a school psychologist in Muncie, your job prospects are good. There were 1,570 school psychologists working in Indiana and 50 working in the greater Muncie area in 2010. Muncie'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 Muncie, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,670 per year. This is lower than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.