Mount Pleasant has a total population of 25,946 and a student population of 27,472. Of these students, 27,247 are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
Of the 1 clinical psychology schools in Mount Pleasant, the largest clinical psychology school, by student population, is Central Michigan University. In 2010, Central Michigan University graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in clinical psychology.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in clinical psychology in Mount Pleasant in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Mount Pleasant's clinical psychology schools was $20,297 per year for instate students and $33,797 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for clinical psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Pleasant-based clinical psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,896 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in clinical psychology, if you decide to work as a clinical psychologist in Mount Pleasant, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,950 clinical psychologists working in Michigan and 120 working in the greater Mount Pleasant area in 2010. The number of clinical psychologists in Mount Pleasant is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
As a clinical psychologist in Mount Pleasant, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,520 per year. This is higher than the average salary for clinical psychologists in the state.