With an overall population of 9,275 and a student population of 1,444, approximately 1,444 of Alma students attend one of Alma's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Alma, by student population, is Alma College. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Alma College with credentials in psychology.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Alma in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,068 per year in tuition costs.
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 $8,518 per year, on average, for room and board at Alma-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,328.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Alma, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 psychology professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Alma area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Alma will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Alma is $59,520 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.