With an overall population of 149,473 and a student population of 26,534, approximately 22,273 of Pomona students attend one of Pomona's schools that offer psychology programs.
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is the largest psychology school in Pomona, based on student population. In 2010, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona graduated approximately 194 students from its psychology program.
A total of 222 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Pomona in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,907 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pomona psychology schools was an average of $29,067 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,741 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,550.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Pomona, your job prospects are not very good. There were 22,100 psychology professionals working in California and 4,250 working in the greater Pomona area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Pomona. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Pomona, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,000 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.