With an overall population of 2,399 and a student population of 6,661, approximately 6,661 of Pembroke students attend one of Pembroke's schools that offer psychology programs.
University of North Carolina at Pembroke is the largest psychology school in Pembroke, based on student population. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Pembroke graduated approximately 53 students from its psychology program.
A reported 53 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Pembroke in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,199 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pembroke psychology schools was an average of $24,406 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,294.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Pembroke, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,800 psychology professionals in North Carolina. Of these psychology professionals, 190 were working in the greater Pembroke area. The number of psychology professionals in Pembroke 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 Pembroke is $52,360 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.