Buffalo has a general population of 292,648 and an overall student population of 73,039. Approximately 28,881 of Buffalo's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Of the 1 school psychology schools in Buffalo, the largest school psychology school, by student population, is University at Buffalo. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the School Psychology program at University at Buffalo.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Buffalo's school psychology schools. If you decide to attend one of Buffalo's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,473 per year in instate tuition and $27,373 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $975 for school psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,648 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,335.
If you decide to work as a school psychologist in Buffalo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,690 school psychologists in New York, 360 were working in the greater Buffalo area. The government projects that the number of school psychologists in Buffalo will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
As a school psychologist in Buffalo, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,280 per year. This is lower than the average salary for school psychologists in the state.