Stony Brook has a general population of 13,727 and an overall student population of 24,681. Approximately 24,681 of Stony Brook's students are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
Stony Brook University is the largest clinical psychology school in Stony Brook, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Clinical Psychology program at Stony Brook University.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in clinical psychology in Stony Brook in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stony Brook clinical psychology schools was an average of $26,670 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for clinical psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Stony Brook-based clinical psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
Many clinical psychology graduates choose to work as clinical psychologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Stony Brook, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 clinical psychologists in New York were working in the greater Stony Brook area. The government projects that the number of clinical psychologists in Stony Brook will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
As a clinical psychologist in Stony Brook, you can expect to make an average salary of $90,530 per year. This is higher than the average salary for clinical psychologists in the state.