Lock Haven has a total population of 9,149 and a student population of 5,329. Of these students, 5,329 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Lock Haven, by student population, is Lock Haven University. In 2010, Lock Haven University graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Lock Haven's psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Lock Haven's psychology schools was $17,000 per year for instate students and $23,436 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,139 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,736 per year, on average, for room and board at Lock Haven-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Lock Haven, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania, 110 were working in the greater Lock Haven area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Lock Haven 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 Lock Haven is $58,550 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.