Murfreesboro has a general population of 2,045 and an overall student population of 1,076. Approximately 1,076 of Murfreesboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Murfreesboro, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Chowan University. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Chowan University with credentials in psychology.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Murfreesboro in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,140 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $880 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Murfreesboro. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,310 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Murfreesboro after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Murfreesboro, which is the most popular psychology profession, are average. There were 3,800 psychology professionals working in North Carolina and 70 working in the greater Murfreesboro area in 2010. The number of psychology professionals in Murfreesboro is expected to 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 Murfreesboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,130 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.