With an overall population of 44,405 and a student population of 3,319, approximately 1,150 of Wilson students attend one of Wilson's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Wilson, by student population, is Barton College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Psychology program at Barton College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Wilson's psychology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,648 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,012 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,498.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Wilson, your job prospects are average. There were 3,800 psychology professionals working in North Carolina and 190 working in the greater Wilson area in 2010. Wilson's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Wilson is $52,360 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.