Mount Vernon has a total population of 14,375 and a student population of 2,885. Of these students, 2,622 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is the largest psychology school in Mount Vernon, based on student population. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Mount Vernon Nazarene University with credentials in psychology.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Mount Vernon in 2010. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Mount Vernon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,330.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Vernon-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $5,890 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,510 psychology professionals in Ohio. Of these psychology professionals, 120 were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Mount Vernon. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Mount Vernon, you can expect to make an average salary of $82,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.