Kennesaw has a general population of 21,675 and an overall student population of 22,544. Approximately 22,389 of Kennesaw's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Kennesaw State University is the largest psychology school in Kennesaw, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 175 students graduated from the Psychology program at Kennesaw State University.
A reported 175 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Kennesaw in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,553 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kennesaw psychology schools was an average of $27,245 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,017 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Kennesaw, your job prospects are good. There were 2,790 psychology professionals working in Georgia and 1,530 working in the greater Kennesaw area in 2010. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Kennesaw will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Kennesaw, 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.