With an overall population of 79,904 and a student population of 5,828, approximately 5,781 of Camden students attend one of Camden's schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Camden, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Rutgers University-Camden. Approximately 110 students graduated in 2010 from Rutgers University-Camden with credentials in psychology.
A reported 110 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Camden in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Camden's psychology schools was $25,262 per year for instate students and $35,894 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Camden-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,788 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,973.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Camden, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 psychology professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Camden area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Camden. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Camden is $80,130 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.