Princeton has a general population of 14,203 and an overall student population of 8,198. Approximately 7,592 of Princeton's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Princeton, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Princeton University. In 2010, Princeton University graduated approximately 73 students with credentials in psychology.
A total of 73 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Princeton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Princeton was $35,340 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,260 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Princeton. And if you live on campus at one of the Princeton-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $11,680 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Princeton after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Princeton, which is the most popular psychology profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 27 psychology professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Princeton area. The number of psychology professionals in Princeton is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.