Belton has a general population of 14,623 and an overall student population of 2,689. Approximately 2,689 of Belton's students are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Of the 1 school psychology schools in Belton, the largest school psychology school, by student population, is University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. In 2010, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor graduated approximately 1 students from its school psychology program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Belton's school psychology schools. In 2009 tuition at school psychology schools in Belton was $20,650 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for school psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Belton after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Belton, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are good. There were 7,980 school psychologists working in Texas and 80 working in the greater Belton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of school psychologists is expected to increase by 21% in Belton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for school psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a school psychologist in Belton is $54,380 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for school psychologists.