New Brunswick has a general population of 48,573 and an overall student population of 37,571. Approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Of the 1 school psychology schools in New Brunswick, the largest school psychology school, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Rutgers University-New Brunswick with credentials in school psychology.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in school psychology in New Brunswick in 2010. If you decide to attend one of New Brunswick's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,338 per year in instate tuition and $37,510 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,431 for school psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board at New Brunswick-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
Many school psychology graduates choose to work as school psychologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,450 school psychologists working in New Jersey and 670 working in the greater New Brunswick area in 2010. The government projects that the number of school psychologists in New Brunswick will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school psychologist in New Brunswick, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,530 per year. This is lower than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.