Boston, MA (population: 610,407) has five clinical psychology schools within its city limits. Boston University, the highest ranked school in the city with a clinical psychology program, has a total student population of 31,960. It is the 32nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about clinical psychology programs in Boston, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of clinical psychology professors at Boston University such as Robin Abrahams, Rebecca Alexander, Pablo Alvarez, Susan Anderson, Majed Ashy, and Amy Baltzell.
Clinical Psychology students from Boston 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.
Boston lies in Suffolk county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy NECTA area has 1,685,900 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $28.04/hr average worker wage, and a $58,330 average annual salary.
Of the 5 clinical psychology schools in Boston, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Suffolk University comes out as the most expensive ($29,268/yr) for clinical psychology students, with University of Massachusetts-Boston as the lowest, reported at only $11,506/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Boston|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||7.8 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||25.5 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||30.1 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||41.2 miles|