Moorhead has a general population of 32,177 and an overall student population of 10,639. Approximately 7,510 of Moorhead's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Minnesota State University-Moorhead is the largest school psychology school in Moorhead, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the School Psychology program at Minnesota State University-Moorhead.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a school psychology degree in Moorhead. In 2009 tuition at school psychology schools in Moorhead was $6,598 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in Moorhead. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,242 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,958.
If you decide to work as a school psychologist in Moorhead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 67 school psychologists in Minnesota were working in the greater Moorhead area. The number of school psychologists in Moorhead is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Moorhead is $54,330 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for school psychologists.