Blue Mountain has a total population of 670 and a student population of 505. Of these students, 505 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Blue Mountain, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Blue Mountain College. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Blue Mountain College with credentials in psychology.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Blue Mountain in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,570 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,850 per year, on average, for room and board at Blue Mountain-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,088.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Blue Mountain, your job prospects are average. There were 1,140 psychology professionals working in Mississippi and 150 working in the greater Blue Mountain area in 2010. Blue Mountain's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% 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 Blue Mountain is $44,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.