Williamsburg has a total population of 5,143 and a student population of 2,955. Of these students, 2,955 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Williamsburg, the largest psychology school, by student population, is University of the Cumberlands. In 2010, University of the Cumberlands graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in psychology.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Williamsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,658 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Williamsburg-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,826 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,748.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Williamsburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 psychology professionals in Kentucky were working in the greater Williamsburg area. The number of psychology professionals in Williamsburg is expected to increase by 9% 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 Williamsburg is $56,270 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.