Grand Forks has a general population of 49,321 and an overall student population of 13,234. Approximately 13,172 of Grand Forks's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
University of North Dakota is the largest psychology school in Grand Forks, based on student population. Approximately 107 students graduated in 2010 from University of North Dakota with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a psychology degree in Grand Forks. Tuition in 2009 at Grand Forks's psychology schools was $16,726 per year for instate students and $25,845 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Grand Forks-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $5,978 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,726.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Grand Forks, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 280 psychology professionals in North Dakota. Of these psychology professionals, 50 were working in the greater Grand Forks area. Grand Forks's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% 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 Grand Forks is $58,150 per year, which is the same as the average for psychology professionals state-wide.
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