With an overall population of 35,318 and a student population of 4,495, approximately 3,063 of Westerville students attend one of Westerville's schools that offer psychology programs.
Otterbein University is the largest psychology school in Westerville, based on student population. In 2010, Otterbein University graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in psychology.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Westerville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,321 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,068 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Westerville-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,374 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 Westerville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 psychology professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Westerville area. Westerville's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Westerville is $73,550 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.