With an overall population of 6,514 and a student population of 2,891, approximately 2,891 of Collegedale students attend one of Collegedale's schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Collegedale, by student population, is Southern Adventist University. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Psychology program at Southern Adventist University.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Collegedale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,112 per year in tuition costs.
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 Collegedale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Collegedale-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Collegedale, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 psychology professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Collegedale area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Collegedale. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Collegedale is $51,720 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for psychology professionals.