With an overall population of 6,738 and a student population of 5,666, approximately 5,666 of Elon College students attend one of Elon College's schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Elon College, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Elon University. In 2010, Elon University graduated approximately 66 students from its psychology program.
In 2010, 66 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Elon College's psychology schools. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Elon College was $25,489 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Elon College. And if you live on campus at one of the Elon College-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,236 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Elon College, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Elon College will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Elon College is $53,850 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.