Elizabethtown has a total population of 11,887 and a student population of 2,361. Of these students, 2,361 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Elizabethtown, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Elizabethtown College. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from Elizabethtown College with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a psychology degree in Elizabethtown. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Elizabethtown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,800.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Elizabethtown. And if you live on campus at one of the Elizabethtown-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,150 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 Elizabethtown, 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 Elizabethtown area. Elizabethtown'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.
As a psychology professional in Elizabethtown, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,310 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.