With an overall population of 17,450 and a student population of 1,270, approximately 1,270 of Huntington students attend one of Huntington's schools that offer psychology programs.
Huntington's largest psychology school is Huntington University. In 2010, Huntington University graduated approximately 10 students from its psychology program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a psychology degree in Huntington. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Huntington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,290.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Huntington-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,180 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Huntington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,570 psychology professionals in Indiana. Of these psychology professionals, 60 were working in the greater Huntington area. Huntington's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Huntington, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,010 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.