Athens has a total population of 21,342 and a student population of 22,647. Of these students, 22,647 are enrolled in schools that offer clinical psychology programs.
Of the 1 clinical psychology schools in Athens, the largest clinical psychology school, by student population, is Ohio University-Main Campus. In 2010, Ohio University-Main Campus graduated approximately 18 students from its clinical psychology program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a clinical psychology degree in Athens. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,905 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Athens clinical psychology schools was an average of $31,869 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $873 for clinical psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,408 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in clinical psychology, if you decide to work as a clinical psychologist in Athens, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,510 clinical psychologists working in Ohio and 130 working in the greater Athens area in 2010. The government projects that the number of clinical psychologists in Athens will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for clinical psychologists.
As a clinical psychologist in Athens, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,770 per year. This is higher than the average salary for clinical psychologists in the state.