Franklin has a total population of 29,560 and a student population of 1,113. Of these students, 1,113 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Dean College is the largest psychology school in Franklin, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Dean College with credentials in psychology.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Franklin in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Franklin was $28,020 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Franklin-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $11,964 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,220.
If you plan on staying in Franklin after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Franklin, which is the most popular psychology profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,480 psychology professionals in Massachusetts. Of these psychology professionals, 1,950 were working in the greater Franklin area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Franklin will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Franklin, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,340 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.