With an overall population of 47,380 and a student population of 21,906, approximately 14,709 of Binghamton students attend one of Binghamton's schools that offer psychology programs.
Binghamton's largest psychology school is SUNY at Binghamton. In 2010, SUNY at Binghamton graduated approximately 393 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 465 students graduated with a psychology degree in Binghamton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,175 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Binghamton psychology schools was an average of $27,075 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Binghamton-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,614 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Binghamton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 14,690 psychology professionals in New York. Of these psychology professionals, 130 were working in the greater Binghamton area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Binghamton. 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 Binghamton is $77,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.