Biddeford has a general population of 20,942 and an overall student population of 4,493. Approximately 4,493 of Biddeford's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
University of New England is the largest psychology school in Biddeford, based on student population. In 2010, University of New England graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in psychology.
A reported 36 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Biddeford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,920 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Biddeford-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Biddeford after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Biddeford, which is the most popular psychology profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 690 psychology professionals in Maine. Of these psychology professionals, 110 were working in the greater Biddeford area. The number of psychology professionals in Biddeford is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Biddeford, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,190 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.