Greenville has a general population of 60,476 and an overall student population of 27,955. Approximately 27,654 of Greenville's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Greenville, the largest psychology school, by student population, is East Carolina University. In 2010, East Carolina University graduated approximately 140 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 151 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Greenville's psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Greenville's psychology schools was $16,502 per year for instate students and $27,336 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,075 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Greenville. And if you live on campus at one of the Greenville-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,702.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Greenville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,800 psychology professionals in North Carolina. Of these psychology professionals, 70 were working in the greater Greenville area. The number of psychology professionals in Greenville is expected to 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 Greenville is $48,130 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.