Waynesburg has a general population of 4,184 and an overall student population of 2,555. Approximately 2,515 of Waynesburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Waynesburg, by student population, is Waynesburg University. In 2010, approximately 48 students graduated from the Psychology program at Waynesburg University.
In 2010, 58 students graduated with a psychology degree in Waynesburg. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Waynesburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,760.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 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 at Waynesburg-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Waynesburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania, 140 were working in the greater Waynesburg area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Waynesburg 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 Waynesburg is $64,380 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.