With an overall population of 8,172 and a student population of 2,519, approximately 2,519 of Decorah students attend one of Decorah's schools that offer psychology programs.
Luther College is the largest psychology school in Decorah, based on student population. In 2010, Luther College graduated approximately 27 students from its psychology program.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Decorah in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Decorah was $32,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $910 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Decorah-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,730.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Decorah, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 psychology professionals in Iowa were working in the greater Decorah area. Decorah's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Decorah is $47,230 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.