With an overall population of 7,914 and a student population of 4,872, approximately 3,953 of Glenside students attend one of Glenside's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Glenside, by student population, is Arcadia University. In 2010, Arcadia University graduated approximately 56 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 73 students graduated with a psychology degree in Glenside. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Glenside was $31,260 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,680 per year, on average, for room and board at Glenside-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,860.
If you plan on staying in Glenside after graduating from psychology school, you should know that job prospects for psychology professionals in Glenside, which is the most popular psychology profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these psychology professionals, 1,680 were working in the greater Glenside area. Glenside'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 Glenside is $69,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.