Hempstead has a total population of 56,554 and a student population of 13,507. Of these students, 12,068 are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
Of the 1 clinical psychology schools in Hempstead, the largest clinical psychology school, by student population, is Hofstra University. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Hofstra University with credentials in clinical psychology.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a clinical psychology degree from one of Hempstead's clinical psychology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,130 per year in tuition costs.
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 clinical psychology program in Hempstead. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
If you decide to work as a clinical psychologist in Hempstead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,690 clinical psychologists in New York, 1,570 were working in the greater Hempstead area. The number of clinical psychologists in Hempstead is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a clinical psychologist in Hempstead is $90,530 per year, which is higher than the average for clinical psychologists state-wide.