Oakland, CA (population: 412,612) has nine clinical psychology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Notre Dame de Namur University, the highest ranked school in this group with a clinical psychology program, has a total student population of 1,613. It is the 536th highest ranked school in the USA and the 34th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about clinical psychology programs in Oakland, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of clinical psychology professors at Notre Dame de Namur University such as Nusha Askari, Blair McCracken, and Dr. O'Sullivan.
Clinical Psychology students from Oakland 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.
Oakland lies in Alameda county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Oakland-Fremont-Hayward Metropolitan area has 990,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $26/hr average worker wage, and a $54,590 average annual salary.
Of the 9 clinical psychology schools with a 100-mile radius of Oakland, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Notre Dame de Namur University comes out as the most expensive ($26,119/yr) for clinical psychology students, with Bethany University as the lowest, reported at only $19,944/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oakland|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||5.6 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||9.7 miles|
|San Francisco||CA||817,411||21||17.5697||455||12.6 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||13.3 miles|
|South San Francisco||CA||64,345||0||-||0||13.3 miles|
|San Mateo||CA||93,990||1||15.1982||101||15.3 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||16.1 miles|
|Santa Clara||CA||112,889||4||29.9373||188||30.9 miles|
|San Jose||CA||977,893||9||20.6572||297||38.3 miles|
|Santa Cruz||CA||57,690||2||37.6705||80||56.2 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||65.7 miles|