Elkins has a total population of 7,032 and a student population of 710. Of these students, 710 are enrolled in schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Elkins, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Davis & Elkins College. In 2010, Davis & Elkins College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in psychology.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Elkins in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Elkins was $19,800 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elkins-based psychology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,000.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Elkins, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 850 psychology professionals in West Virginia, 150 were working in the greater Elkins area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Elkins. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Elkins, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,790 per year. This is higher than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.