With an overall population of 45,679 and a student population of 1,716, approximately 852 of Salina students attend one of Salina's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Salina, by student population, is Kansas Wesleyan University. In 2010, Kansas Wesleyan University graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Salina's psychology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,200 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Salina after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Salina, which is the most popular psychology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 psychology professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Salina area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Salina. 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 Salina is $52,780 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.