York has a general population of 40,862 and an overall student population of 10,303. Approximately 5,564 of York's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in York, the largest psychology school, by student population, is York College Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 34 students graduated from the Psychology program at York College Pennsylvania.
A total of 63 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in York in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,460 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in York. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,080 per year, on average, for room and board at York-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,160.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in York, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,300 psychology professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these psychology professionals, 70 were working in the greater York area. The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in York will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in York, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.