Phoenixville has a general population of 14,788 and an overall student population of 1,176. Approximately 1,176 of Phoenixville's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Phoenixville's largest psychology school is Valley Forge Christian College. In 2010, Valley Forge Christian College graduated approximately 10 students from its psychology program.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Phoenixville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,932 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $794 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,296 per year, on average, for room and board at Phoenixville-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,128.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Phoenixville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,680 were working in the greater Phoenixville area. Phoenixville's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% 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 Phoenixville is $69,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.