Gettysburg has a total population of 7,490 and a student population of 2,710. Of these students, 2,547 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Gettysburg College is the largest psychology school in Gettysburg, based on student population. In 2010, Gettysburg College graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Gettysburg's psychology schools. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Gettysburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,140.
You should also anticipate spending about $500 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Gettysburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,300 psychology professionals working in Pennsylvania and 190 working in the greater Gettysburg area in 2010. The number of psychology professionals in Gettysburg is expected to increase by 6% 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 Gettysburg is $52,420 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.