Marietta has a total population of 14,515 and a student population of 4,067. Of these students, 1,597 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Marietta's largest psychology school is Marietta College. Approximately 35 students graduated in 2010 from Marietta College with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a psychology degree in Marietta. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Marietta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,066.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $712 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Marietta-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,046 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 Marietta, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,510 psychology professionals in Ohio, 50 were working in the greater Marietta area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Marietta 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 Marietta is $60,860 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.