Towson has a general population of 51,793 and an overall student population of 2,977. Approximately 2,279 of Towson's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Towson's largest psychology school is Goucher College. In 2010, Goucher College graduated approximately 43 students from its psychology program.
In 2010, 43 students graduated with a psychology degree in Towson. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Towson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $33,785.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,756 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $36,505.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Towson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 2,680 psychology professionals in Maryland. Of these psychology professionals, 790 were working in the greater Towson area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 10% in Towson. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Towson is $73,330 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.