Springfield has a general population of 65,358 and an overall student population of 6,163. Approximately 1,934 of Springfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Wittenberg University is the largest psychology school in Springfield, based on student population. In 2010, Wittenberg University graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a psychology degree in Springfield. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Springfield was $34,190 per year, on average.
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, you will face an additional expense of $8,772 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 Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. The number of psychology professionals in Springfield is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.