Carrollton has a total population of 19,843 and a student population of 11,500. Of these students, 11,500 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Carrollton's largest psychology school is University of West Georgia. Approximately 93 students graduated in 2010 from University of West Georgia with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 93 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Carrollton's psychology schools. If you decide to attend one of Carrollton's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,748 per year in instate tuition and $29,724 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Carrollton. And if you live on campus at one of the Carrollton-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,504 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Carrollton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 psychology professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Carrollton area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Carrollton will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Carrollton, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,810 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.