Johnstown has a total population of 23,906 and a student population of 5,497. Of these students, 3,057 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Johnstown, by student population, is University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown. In 2010, University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown graduated approximately 28 students from its psychology program.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Johnstown in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Johnstown's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,070 per year in instate tuition and $32,630 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,534.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Johnstown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,300 psychology professionals working in Pennsylvania and 90 working in the greater Johnstown area in 2010. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Johnstown will 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 Johnstown is $49,300 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.