Edinburg has a total population of 48,465 and a student population of 18,337. Of these students, 18,337 are enrolled in schools that offer school psychology programs.
Of the 1 school psychology schools in Edinburg, the largest school psychology school, by student population, is The University of Texas-Pan American. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas-Pan American with credentials in school psychology.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a school psychology degree from one of Edinburg's school psychology schools. If you decide to attend one of Edinburg's school psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,469 per year in instate tuition and $21,117 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a school psychology program in Edinburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,294 per year, on average, for room and board at Edinburg-based school psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,843.
If you plan on staying in Edinburg after graduating from school psychology school, you should know that job prospects for school psychologists in Edinburg, which is the most popular school psychology profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,980 school psychologists in Texas, 70 were working in the greater Edinburg area. The government projects that the number of school psychologists in Edinburg will increase by 21% by the year 2018. 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 Edinburg is $72,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for school psychologists.