Oberlin has a total population of 8,195 and a student population of 3,067. Of these students, 2,939 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Oberlin College is the largest psychology school in Oberlin, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Psychology program at Oberlin College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Oberlin's psychology schools. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Oberlin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,004.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,808 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Oberlin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,480 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Oberlin, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,510 psychology professionals working in Ohio and 630 working in the greater Oberlin area in 2010. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Oberlin will 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 Oberlin, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.