College Place has a general population of 7,818 and an overall student population of 1,808. Approximately 1,808 of College Place's students are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in College Place, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Walla Walla University. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Psychology program at Walla Walla University.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a psychology degree in College Place. If you decide to attend a psychology school in College Place, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,794.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,068 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in College Place. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,010 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,698.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in College Place, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,160 psychology professionals in Washington State. Of these psychology professionals, 50 were working in the greater College Place area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 18% in College Place. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in College Place is $61,660 per year, which is lower than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.