Florence has a general population of 36,264 and an overall student population of 7,305. Approximately 7,194 of Florence's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Florence's largest psychology school is University of North Alabama. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Psychology program at University of North Alabama.
A total of 37 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Florence in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,198 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Florence psychology schools was an average of $17,206 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,783 per year, on average, for room and board at Florence-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,414.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Florence, your job prospects are not very good. The number of psychology professionals in Florence is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.