Hillsboro has a total population of 2,854 and a student population of 640. Of these students, 640 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Hillsboro, by student population, is Tabor College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Tabor College with credentials in psychology.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Hillsboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Hillsboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,660.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hillsboro-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,870 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 Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. There were 1,840 psychology professionals working in Kansas and 400 working in the greater Hillsboro area in 2010. Hillsboro's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Hillsboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,780 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.