With an overall population of 31,696 and a student population of 4,688, approximately 4,688 of Seaside students attend one of Seaside's schools that offer psychology programs.
California State University-Monterey Bay is the largest psychology school in Seaside, based on student population. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from California State University-Monterey Bay with credentials in psychology.
A reported 34 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Seaside in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Seaside's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,382 per year in instate tuition and $29,542 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,386 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Seaside-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,290 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,570.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Seaside, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 22,100 psychology professionals in California. Of these psychology professionals, 140 were working in the greater Seaside area. The number of psychology professionals in Seaside is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.