Gainesville has a total population of 25,578 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,760 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Gainesville's largest psychology school is Brenau University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Brenau University with credentials in psychology.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Gainesville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Gainesville was $19,356 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,772 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,056.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Gainesville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,790 psychology professionals in Georgia, 80 were working in the greater Gainesville area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Gainesville will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Gainesville is $52,350 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.