Clinton has a general population of 23,347 and an overall student population of 4,854. Approximately 4,796 of Clinton's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Clinton, by student population, is Mississippi College. In 2010, Mississippi College graduated approximately 24 students from its psychology program.
A total of 24 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Clinton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Clinton was $13,290 per year, on average.
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 Clinton-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,025.
If you plan on staying in Clinton after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Clinton, which is the most popular psychology profession, are average. There were 1,140 psychology professionals working in Mississippi and 210 working in the greater Clinton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Clinton will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Clinton, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,770 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.