Montclair has a total population of 38,977 and a student population of 18,361. Of these students, 18,171 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Montclair, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Montclair State University. In 2010, Montclair State University graduated approximately 257 students with credentials in psychology.
A total of 271 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Montclair in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Montclair's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,774 per year in instate tuition and $33,785 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Montclair, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 psychology professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Montclair area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Montclair. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.