Defiance has a total population of 16,465 and a student population of 1,070. Of these students, 1,070 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Defiance, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Defiance College. In 2010, Defiance College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in psychology.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Defiance in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Defiance was $22,895 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Defiance. And if you live on campus at one of the Defiance-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,670.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Defiance, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,510 psychology professionals in Ohio, 60 were working in the greater Defiance area. Defiance's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Defiance, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,610 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.