Clemson has a total population of 11,939 and a student population of 19,111. Of these students, 19,111 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Clemson's largest psychology school is Clemson University. In 2010, approximately 161 students graduated from the Psychology program at Clemson University.
In 2010, 177 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Clemson's psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Clemson's psychology schools was $23,478 per year for instate students and $37,788 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $922 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Clemson. And if you live on campus at one of the Clemson-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,774 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,352.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clemson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,460 psychology professionals in South Carolina, 150 were working in the greater Clemson area. The number of psychology professionals in Clemson is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Clemson is $49,530 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.