South Orange has a total population of 16,964 and a student population of 9,616. Of these students, 9,616 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in South Orange, by student population, is Seton Hall University. In 2010, Seton Hall University graduated approximately 59 students with credentials in psychology.
A reported 126 students graduated with credentials in psychology in South Orange in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in South Orange was $30,470 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the South Orange-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in South Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,450 psychology professionals in New Jersey. Of these psychology professionals, 850 were working in the greater South Orange area. South Orange's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.