Mars Hill has a general population of 1,764 and an overall student population of 1,237. Approximately 1,237 of Mars Hill's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Mars Hill College is the largest psychology school in Mars Hill, based on student population. In 2010, Mars Hill College graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Mars Hill's psychology schools. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Mars Hill was $20,849 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,705 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Mars Hill, your job prospects are average. There were 3,800 psychology professionals working in North Carolina and 120 working in the greater Mars Hill area in 2010. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Mars Hill will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Mars Hill, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,710 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.