Wesson has a total population of 1,693 and a student population of 3,740. Of these students, 3,740 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Wesson, by student population, is Copiah-Lincoln Community College. In 2010, Copiah-Lincoln Community College graduated approximately 6 students from its psychology program.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Wesson in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Wesson was $1,820 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Wesson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,050 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,285.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wesson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,140 psychology professionals in Mississippi. Of these psychology professionals, 210 were working in the greater Wesson area. Wesson's psychology professional workforce is projected to 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 Wesson, 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.