Easton has a general population of 26,263 and an overall student population of 2,406. Approximately 2,406 of Easton's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Easton's largest psychology school is Lafayette College. In 2010, Lafayette College graduated approximately 43 students from its psychology program.
A reported 43 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Easton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,490 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Easton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,799 per year, on average, for room and board at Easton-based psychology schools. 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 Easton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these psychology professionals, 250 were working in the greater Easton area. Easton's psychology professional workforce is projected to 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 Easton is $70,690 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.