With an overall population of 59,614 and a student population of 18,737, approximately 10,534 of Terre Haute students attend one of Terre Haute's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Terre Haute, by student population, is Indiana State University. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Indiana State University with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a psychology degree in Terre Haute. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,722 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Terre Haute psychology schools was an average of $27,298 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,170 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Terre Haute-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,463 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 Terre Haute, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,570 psychology professionals in Indiana. Of these psychology professionals, 80 were working in the greater Terre Haute area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Terre Haute will 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 Terre Haute, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,910 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.