Eugene has a general population of 137,893 and an overall student population of 35,690. Approximately 22,335 of Eugene's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
University of Oregon is the largest school psychology school in Eugene, based on student population. In 2010, University of Oregon graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in school psychology.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in school psychology in Eugene in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Eugene's school psychology schools was $19,831 per year for instate students and $36,121 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for school psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,939 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,892.
If you plan on staying in Eugene after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Eugene, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are good. There were 1,110 school psychologists working in Oregon and 150 working in the greater Eugene area in 2010. Eugene's school psychologist workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Eugene is $53,330 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for school psychologists.