Georgia contains four schools that offer industrial organizational psychology programs. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, the highest-ranking industrial organizational psychology school in GA, has a total student population of 20,291 and is the 66th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 industrial organizational psychology schools in Georgia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oglethorpe University comes out as the most expensive ($17,653/yr), with Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $8,258/yr.
Industrial Organizational Psychology students from Georgia schools who go on to become industrial organizational psychologists, organizational psychologists, clinical psychologists, counseling psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,710 people working as industrialorganizational psychologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $102,570. Also, Psychology teachers make on average $72,140 per year and there are about 33,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Georgia alone, there are 720 employed psychology teachers earning an average yearly salary of $66,070. Industrialorganizational psychologists in this state earn $79,000/yr and there are 30 employed.
Also, within the industrial organizational psychology schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from industrial organizational psychology, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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