With an overall population of 12,375 and a student population of 9,512, approximately 9,512 of Bloomsburg students attend one of Bloomsburg's schools that offer psychology programs.
Bloomsburg's largest psychology school is Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 61 students graduated in 2010 from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a psychology degree in Bloomsburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,400 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bloomsburg psychology schools was an average of $27,836 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bloomsburg-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,588 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Bloomsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania, 130 were working in the greater Bloomsburg area. The number of psychology professionals in Bloomsburg is expected to increase by 6% 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 Bloomsburg is $62,390 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.