With an overall population of 2,557 and a student population of 2,736, approximately 2,736 of Dallas students attend one of Dallas's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Dallas, by student population, is Misericordia University. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Psychology program at Misericordia University.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Dallas's psychology schools. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Dallas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,050.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Dallas. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,050 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,650.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Dallas, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania, 160 were working in the greater Dallas area. The number of psychology professionals in Dallas 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 Dallas is $67,600 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.