Huntsville has a total population of 35,078 and a student population of 16,850. Of these students, 16,772 are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
Huntsville's largest clinical psychology school is Sam Houston State University. In 2010, Sam Houston State University graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in clinical psychology.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a clinical psychology degree from one of Huntsville's clinical psychology schools. If you decide to attend one of Huntsville's clinical psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,870 per year in instate tuition and $26,180 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,063 for clinical psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Huntsville-based clinical psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,744 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a clinical psychologist in Huntsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 87 clinical psychologists in Texas were working in the greater Huntsville area. The number of clinical psychologists in Huntsville is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a clinical psychologist in Huntsville is $50,620 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for clinical psychologists.