Greenwood has a general population of 22,071 and an overall student population of 8,458. Approximately 2,838 of Greenwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Greenwood, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Lander University. Approximately 30 students graduated in 2010 from Lander University with credentials in psychology.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Greenwood in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,160 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Greenwood psychology schools was an average of $27,960 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Greenwood. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,954 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,860.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greenwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 psychology professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Greenwood area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Greenwood. 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 Greenwood is $58,220 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.