School Psychology in Minnesota

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Schools Offering School Psychology Programs in Minnesota


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Minnesota receive school psychology degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 199 school psychologists graduate from Minnesota's 4 school psychology schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a school psychology program is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Minneapolis. 86 students graduated with a degree in school psychology from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities charged in-state students $12,288 in tuition fees per year.

Minnesota State University-Moorhead, which was ranked 75th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a school psychology program. It is located in Moorhead. 11 students graduated with degree in school psychology from Minnesota State University-Moorhead in 2010. Students at Minnesota State University-Moorhead paid $6,924 per year in tuition fees.

Walden University, which was ranked 75th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a school psychology program. It is located in Minneapolis. 20 students graduated with degree in school psychology from Walden University in 2010. Walden University charged in-state students $9,480 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Minnesota school psychology school, average tuition will be $9,918 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $6,924 per year to $12,288 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Minnesota school psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $12,288 per year
  2. Capella University - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $10,980 per year
  3. Walden University - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $9,480 per year

The school psychology schools in Minnesota that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Minnesota State University-Moorhead - located in Moorhead, students are charged $6,924 per year
  2. Walden University - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $9,480 per year
  3. Capella University - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $10,980 per year

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

The highest percentage of school psychology graduates in Minnesota pursue careers as a school psychologist. If you decide to work as a school psychologist in Minnesota, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 2,550 Minnesota school psychologists as of 2010. In Minnesota, the largest numbers of school psychologists work in the following counties:

  1. Anoka County - 1,600 school psychologists
  2. Blue Earth County - 180 school psychologists
  3. Carlton County - 170 school psychologists

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of school psychologists in Minnesota will grow by 7%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 3,070 school psychologists working in Minnesota.

Salary

On average, school psychologists earn $63,610 per year. In 2010, however, some Minnesota school psychologists earned as little as less than $31,610 per year or as much as more than $96,700 per year. A school psychologist in the following Minnesota counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Dodge County - $72,570 per year
  2. Brown County - $65,090 per year
  3. Anoka County - $64,890 per year

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

  1. Big Stone County - $56,110 per year
  2. Benton County - $59,000 per year
  3. Carlton County - $59,400 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Minnesota 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 Minnesota
  • Doctoral Degree in School Psychology in Minnesota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,383 miles from location University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis MN 86.0842 32% 51,659
6,384 miles from location Walden University Minneapolis MN 16.553 n/a 40,714
6,385 miles from location Capella University Minneapolis MN 13.5598 66% 31,998
6,544 miles from location Minnesota State University-Moorhead Moorhead MN 24.7584 47% 7,510
 

Curious what studying School Psychology gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Minnesota

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 2,550 $63,610 -16.9%
 

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