Indianola has a total population of 12,998 and a student population of 2,025. Of these students, 2,025 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Indianola, by student population, is Simpson College. In 2010, Simpson College graduated approximately 19 students from its psychology program.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Indianola in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,733 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,261 per year, on average, for room and board at Indianola-based psychology schools. Students who live at home 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 Indianola, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,350 psychology professionals in Iowa. Of these psychology professionals, 140 were working in the greater Indianola area. Indianola'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 Indianola is $59,130 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.