Delaware has a total population of 25,243 and a student population of 2,208. Of these students, 1,893 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Delaware, by student population, is Ohio Wesleyan University. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from Ohio Wesleyan University with credentials in psychology.
A reported 47 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Delaware in 2010. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Delaware, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,030.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,224 per year, on average, for room and board at Delaware-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Delaware, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,510 psychology professionals working in Ohio and 700 working in the greater Delaware area in 2010. The number of psychology professionals in Delaware is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Delaware, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.