With an overall population of 9,310 and a student population of 2,330, approximately 2,330 of Riverton students attend one of Riverton's schools that offer psychology programs.
Central Wyoming College is the largest psychology school in Riverton, based on student population. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Central Wyoming College with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a psychology degree from one of Riverton's psychology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Riverton's psychology schools was $10,381 per year for instate students and $13,645 per year for out of state students.
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 Riverton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,735 per year, on average, for room and board at Riverton-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,136.
If you decide to work as a psychology professional in Riverton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 330 psychology professionals in Wyoming, 50 were working in the greater Riverton area. By the year 2018, the number of psychology professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Riverton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
As a psychology professional in Riverton, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,740 per year. This is lower than the average salary for psychology professionals in the state.