Youngstown has a general population of 82,026 and an overall student population of 15,966. Approximately 14,644 of Youngstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Youngstown, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Youngstown State University. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Psychology program at Youngstown State University.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Youngstown's psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's psychology schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,212 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Youngstown-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Youngstown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,510 psychology professionals working in Ohio and 130 working in the greater Youngstown area in 2010. The number of psychology professionals in Youngstown is expected to 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 Youngstown is $67,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.