Walla Walla has a total population of 29,686 and a student population of 6,568. Of these students, 1,515 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Walla Walla's largest psychology school is Whitman College. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from Whitman College with credentials in psychology.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in psychology from psychology schools in Walla Walla in 2010. If you decide to attend a psychology school in Walla Walla, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $36,940.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Walla Walla. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,260 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Walla Walla, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,160 psychology professionals in Washington State, 50 were working in the greater Walla Walla area. The number of psychology professionals in Walla Walla is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Walla Walla, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,660 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.