With an overall population of 10,403 and a student population of 2,939, approximately 2,939 of Hackettstown students attend one of Hackettstown's schools that offer psychology programs.
Centenary College is the largest psychology school in Hackettstown, based on student population. In 2010, Centenary College graduated approximately 40 students with credentials in psychology.
A reported 50 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Hackettstown in 2010. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Hackettstown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,534.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,434 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,084.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Hackettstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,450 psychology professionals in New Jersey, 250 were working in the greater Hackettstown area. The number of psychology professionals in Hackettstown is expected to increase by 4% 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 Hackettstown is $70,690 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.