With an overall population of 4,478 and a student population of 952, approximately 952 of Jenkintown students attend one of Jenkintown's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Jenkintown, by student population, is Manor College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Psychology program at Manor College.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Jenkintown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Jenkintown was $12,626 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,060 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,972 per year, on average, for room and board at Jenkintown-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,223.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jenkintown, your job prospects 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 Jenkintown area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Jenkintown will 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 Jenkintown is $69,200 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.