Cleveland has a general population of 478,403 and an overall student population of 72,373. Approximately 3,714 of Cleveland's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Cleveland's largest school psychology school is John Carroll University. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from John Carroll University with credentials in school psychology.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a school psychology degree in Cleveland. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,840 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for school psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cleveland-based school psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many school psychology graduates choose to work as school psychologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cleveland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,510 school psychologists in Ohio, 630 were working in the greater Cleveland area. The government projects that the number of school psychologists in Cleveland will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Cleveland is $80,180 per year, which is higher than the average for school psychologists state-wide.