Virginia contains ten schools that offer clinical psychology programs. Virginia Commonwealth University, the highest-ranking clinical psychology school in VA, has a total student population of 32,172 and is the 222nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 clinical psychology schools in Virginia, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Averett University comes out as the most expensive ($20,544/yr), with Old Dominion University as the lowest recorded at only $10,173/yr.
Clinical Psychology students from Virginia 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.
Also, within the clinical psychology schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from clinical psychology, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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