With an overall population of 25,946 and a student population of 27,472, approximately 27,247 of Mount Pleasant students attend one of Mount Pleasant's schools that offer school psychology programs.
Central Michigan University is the largest school psychology school in Mount Pleasant, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the School Psychology program at Central Michigan University.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Mount Pleasant's school psychology schools. If you decide to attend one of Mount Pleasant's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,297 per year in instate tuition and $33,797 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in Mount Pleasant. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,896 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Mount Pleasant after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Mount Pleasant, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 school psychologists in Michigan were working in the greater Mount Pleasant area. By the year 2018, the number of school psychologists is expected to increase by 5% in Mount Pleasant. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school 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 school psychologists in the state.