School Psychology in Kansas

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Schools Offering School Psychology Programs in Kansas


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Kansas receive school psychology degrees every year. Thus, Kansas' 5 school psychology schools put out approximately 18 school psychologists each year.

Top Schools

University of Kansas, which is located in Lawrence, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a school psychology program. It received a ranking of 63rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 8 students graduated from University of Kansas' school psychology program. The tuition rate at University of Kansas was $8,733 per year.

Pittsburg State University, which was ranked 69th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a school psychology program. It is located in Pittsburg. In 2010, Pittsburg State University graduated 2 students from its school psychology program. Students at Pittsburg State University paid $4,848 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Kansas with a school psychology program is Fort Hays State University, which is located in Hays. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. In 2010, 3 students graduated from Fort Hays State University school psychology program. The tuition rate at Fort Hays State University was $3,942 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Kansas school psychology school, average tuition will be $5,610 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,942 per year to $8,733 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Kansas school psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Kansas - located in Lawrence, students are charged $8,733 per year
  2. Wichita State University - located in Wichita, students are charged $5,890 per year
  3. Pittsburg State University - located in Pittsburg, students are charged $4,848 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Kansas school psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Fort Hays State University - located in Hays, students are charged $3,942 per year
  2. Emporia State University - located in Emporia, students are charged $4,636 per year
  3. Pittsburg State University - located in Pittsburg, students are charged $4,848 per year

A school psychology degree from a Kansas school... what next?

Most people who graduate from school psychology school in Kansas go on to work as a school psychologist. If you decide to work as a school psychologist in Kansas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,280 Kansas school psychologists as of 2010. The Kansas counties with the largest populations of school psychologists are:

  1. Allen County - 400 school psychologists
  2. Butler County - 280 school psychologists
  3. Jackson County - 130 school psychologists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 2,080 school psychologists will be working in Kansas state. This would require the number of school psychologists to grow by 12%.

Salary

A school psychologist in Kansas earns $58,640 per year on average. But, salaries for school psychologists can vary. In 2010, school psychologists made as little as less than $29,010 per year or as much as more than $123,000 per year in Kansas. On average a school psychologist earns the most in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Douglas County - $64,050 per year
  2. Geary County - $60,440 per year
  3. Jackson County - $56,040 per year

The following counties in Kansas have the lowest average salaries for school psychologists:

  1. Allen County - $53,410 per year
  2. Butler County - $54,990 per year
  3. Jackson County - $56,040 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in school psychology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as educational leadership or speech therapy.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in School Psychology in Kansas
  • Doctoral Degree in School Psychology in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,508 miles from location University of Kansas Lawrence KS 37.0315 45% 29,242
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,727 miles from location Fort Hays State University Hays KS 28.9875 40% 11,308
6,483 miles from location Pittsburg State University Pittsburg KS 30.5057 55% 7,277
6,559 miles from location Emporia State University Emporia KS 26.6851 61% 6,314
 

Curious what studying School Psychology gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 1,280 $58,640 3.2%
 

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