Weldon, NC has eight clinical psychology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. College of William and Mary, the highest ranked school in this group with a clinical psychology program, has a total student population of 7,874. It is the 39th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Clinical Psychology students from Weldon schools who go on to become clinical psychologists, child psychologists, psychologists, counseling psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Psychologists make on average $84,220 per year and there are about 10,260 of them employed in the US today.
Weldon lies in Halifax county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area has 181,760 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $16.06/hr average worker wage, and a $33,400 average annual salary.
Of the 8 clinical psychology schools with a 100-mile radius of Weldon, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Regent University comes out as the most expensive ($18,449/yr) for clinical psychology students, with East Carolina University as the lowest, reported at only $7,646/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Weldon|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||34.5 miles|
|Newport News||VA||182,057||4||29.3064||58||75.2 miles|
|Highland Springs||VA||-||1||3.25189||0||78.8 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||87.7 miles|
|Virginia Beach||VA||439,564||9||17.32||116||89.1 miles|
|New Bern||NC||-||1||11.0361||45||96.3 miles|