Rochester has a general population of 219,773 and an overall student population of 56,798. Approximately 9,944 of Rochester's students are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
University of Rochester is the largest clinical psychology school in Rochester, based on student population. In 2010, University of Rochester graduated approximately 6 students from its clinical psychology program.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in clinical psychology from clinical psychology schools in Rochester in 2010. In 2009 tuition at clinical psychology schools in Rochester was $38,690 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for clinical psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Rochester-based clinical psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $11,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Rochester after graduating from clinical psychology school, you should know that job prospects for clinical psychologists in Rochester, which is the most popular clinical psychology profession, are not very good. There were 14,690 clinical psychologists working in New York and 580 working in the greater Rochester area in 2010. The number of clinical psychologists in Rochester is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a clinical psychologist in Rochester is $65,680 per year, which is lower than the average for clinical psychologists state-wide.