Kent has a total population of 27,906 and a student population of 25,349. Of these students, 25,127 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Kent's largest psychology school is Kent State University at Kent. In 2010, approximately 199 students graduated from the Psychology program at Kent State University at Kent.
A reported 199 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Kent in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kent's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,920 per year in instate tuition and $29,612 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,280 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kent-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Kent, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,510 psychology professionals in Ohio. Of these psychology professionals, 170 were working in the greater Kent area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Kent will increase by 4% 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 Kent is $67,890 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.