If you decide that you want to get a psychology degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 psychology schools in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. With an overall population of 71,329 and a student population of 20,642, approximately 9,053 of Bethlehem students attend one of Bethlehem's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Bethlehem, by student population, is Lehigh University. Approximately 62 students graduated in 2010 from Lehigh University with credentials in psychology.
A reported 124 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Bethlehem in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,940 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $975 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bethlehem-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,464 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,026.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Bethlehem, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania, 250 were working in the greater Bethlehem area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Bethlehem will increase by 6% 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 Bethlehem is $70,690 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.
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