Henderson has a total population of 5,670 and a student population of 2,027. Of these students, 2,027 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Henderson, by student population, is Freed-Hardeman University. In 2010, Freed-Hardeman University graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in psychology.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Henderson in 2010. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Henderson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,998.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Henderson. And if you live on campus at one of the Henderson-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,648.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Henderson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 2,710 psychology professionals in Tennessee, 40 were working in the greater Henderson area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Henderson. 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 Henderson is $64,530 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.