Tucson, AZ (population: 551,067) has eighteen clinical psychology schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. University of California-San Diego, the highest ranked school in this group with a clinical psychology program, has a total student population of 28,418. It is the 22nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about clinical psychology programs in Tucson, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of clinical psychology professors at University of California such as Natacha Akshoomoff, Thomas Albright, Stephan Anagnostaras, Stuart Anstis, Michael Ard, and Adam Aron.
Clinical Psychology students from Tucson schools who go on to become clinical psychologists, child psychologists, psychologists, counseling psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Psychologists make on average $84,220 per year and there are about 10,260 of them employed in the US today.
Tucson lies in Pima county, which is one of the 15 counties in Arizona. Overall, the Tucson area has 362,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,870 average annual salary.
Of the 18 clinical psychology schools with a 500-mile radius of Tucson, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, California Lutheran University comes out as the most expensive ($25,332/yr) for clinical psychology students, with The University of Texas at El Paso as the lowest, reported at only $5,224/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tucson|
|Sierra Vista||AZ||44,234||0||-||0||55.0 miles|
|Casa Grande||AZ||47,388||1||16.7022||3||68.8 miles|