Muncie has a total population of 67,430 and a student population of 29,560. Of these students, 21,401 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Ball State University is the largest psychology school in Muncie, based on student population. Approximately 107 students graduated in 2010 from Ball State University with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 210 students graduated with a psychology degree in Muncie. Tuition in 2009 at Muncie's psychology schools was $19,640 per year for instate students and $32,208 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $970 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Muncie-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Muncie, your job prospects are good. There were 1,570 psychology professionals working in Indiana and 50 working in the greater Muncie area in 2010. Muncie'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Muncie is $49,670 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.