New Castle has a total population of 4,862 and a student population of 9,650. Of these students, 9,650 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in New Castle, by student population, is Wilmington University. In 2010, Wilmington University graduated approximately 138 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 241 students graduated with a psychology degree in New Castle. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,080 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for psychology related books and supplies each year.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Castle, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 psychology professionals in Delaware were working in the greater New Castle area. The number of psychology professionals in New Castle is expected to increase by 8% 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 New Castle is $68,340 per year, which is the same as the average for psychology professionals state-wide.