Selinsgrove has a general population of 5,383 and an overall student population of 2,231. Approximately 2,231 of Selinsgrove's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Selinsgrove, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Susquehanna University. In 2010, Susquehanna University graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in psychology.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Selinsgrove in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $32,450 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $850 for psychology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Selinsgrove-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,600.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Selinsgrove, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these psychology professionals, 190 were working in the greater Selinsgrove area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 6% in Selinsgrove. 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 Selinsgrove is $52,420 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.