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Psychology Schools in Connecticut

There are 20 Connecticut schools offering psychology programs. 2,212 students graduated with degrees from Connecticut psychology schools in 2010. 1,748 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 370 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

2,062 students graduate from programs in this state in psychology, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from psychology programs. Of those, 43 students graduated with psychology certificates, 15 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,748 with a bachelor's level degree, 370 with a master's level degree, and 36 with a degree at the doctorate level.

20 psychology schools are located in this state. And out of these, while 14 schools are private, six schools are public. Private psychology school tuition varies from $18,950 to $42,420, while tuition at a public psychology school varies from $7,861 to $10,416.

Average tuition for psychology programs is $24,968. The highest tuition for psychology programs, which is $42,420 per year, is at Trinity College, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,861 each year, is at Southern Connecticut State University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for psychology students.

Psychology Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

2,062 students graduate from programs in this state in psychology, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from psychology programs. Of those, 43 students graduated with psychology certificates, 15 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,748 with a bachelor's level degree, 370 with a master's level degree, and 36 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Psychology Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 50
  • Certificate 2007: 54
  • Certificate 2008: 41
  • Certificate 2009: 47
  • Certificate 2010: 43
  • Associate 2006: 6
  • Associate 2007: 6
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 8
  • Associate 2010: 15
  • Bachelor 2006: 1655
  • Bachelor 2007: 1639
  • Bachelor 2008: 1572
  • Bachelor 2009: 1638
  • Bachelor 2010: 1748
  • Master 2006: 239
  • Master 2007: 263
  • Master 2008: 227
  • Master 2009: 368
  • Master 2010: 370
  • Doctorate 2006: 73
  • Doctorate 2007: 74
  • Doctorate 2008: 64
  • Doctorate 2009: 74
  • Doctorate 2010: 36

Psychology Program Availability in Connecticut

Schools in Connecticut offer a total of 60 psychology programs. Of these programs, about 36.7% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Psychology Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 11
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 22
  • Master: 21
  • Doctorate: 4

School Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

School Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44830
  • 25th Percentile: 54820
  • Median: 70720
  • 75th Percentile: 87190
  • 90th Percentile: 104920

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44870
  • 25th Percentile: 66790
  • Median: 87940
  • 75th Percentile: 105750
  • 90th Percentile: 119240

Career Trends

School Psychologists — Employment Trend

School Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67840
  • Median Salary 2007: 71150
  • Median Salary 2008: 71210
  • Median Salary 2009: 71940
  • Median Salary 2010: 70720
  • Total Employed 2006: 1620
  • Total Employed 2007: 1570
  • Total Employed 2008: 1800
  • Total Employed 2009: 1850
  • Total Employed 2010: 1970

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78880
  • Median Salary 2007: 82710
  • Median Salary 2008: 78220
  • Median Salary 2009: 90360
  • Median Salary 2010: 87940
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Connecticut vs National Psychology Employment

Connecticut vs National Psychology Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.870% (2110)

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1. Lincoln College of New England - Southington

2279 Mount Vernon Road
Southington, CT 06489-1057
(860) 628-4751

Lincoln College of New England-Southington, which is very close to Southington, Connecticut, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in psychology. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering psychology in terms of programs.

2. Wesleyan University

237 High St
Middletown, CT 6459
(860) 685-2000

Wesleyan University offers four programs in psychology. Specifically, students are offered two degrees at the bachelor's level in psychology by this school and two degrees at the master's level in psychology. It is located in the center of Middletown. 3,215 students seek degrees in 78 programs at this liberal arts college, overall. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering psychology programs.

3. Albertus Magnus College

700 Prospect St
New Haven, CT 06511-1189
(203) 773-8550

Albertus Magnus College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in New Haven, CT and it offers one psychology program. This liberal arts college is one of 8 liberal arts colleges in Connecticut.

4. Mitchell College

437 Pequot Avenue
New London, CT 6320
(860) 701-5000

Mitchell College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in New London, CT and it offers one psychology program. It is one of 8 liberal arts colleges in Connecticut. Mitchell is the ninth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering psychology in terms of programs.

5. Yale University

Yale University
New Haven, CT 6520
(203) 432-1333

Yale University is located in the center of New Haven. YU offers four psychology programs. Specifically, this university offers students one psychology certificate, one degree at the bachelor's level in psychology, one master's level degree in psychology, and one doctorate level degree in psychology. Yale is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution. It is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering psychology.

6. Western Connecticut State University

181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810-6826
(203) 837-8200

Western Connecticut State University offers one psychology program and Western, which is near the center of the city, is in Danbury, CT. 6,582 students seek degrees in 57 Western Connecticut State University programs, overall.

7. The University of Hartford

200 Bloomfield Ave
West Hartford, CT 06117-1599
(860) 768-4100

The University of Hartford, which is 2.6 miles from the center of the city, is in West Hartford, CT. The U of H offers six psychology programs. Of those, students are offered one psychology certificate by this medium-sized university, one bachelor's level psychology degree, three master's level degrees in psychology, and one doctorate level degree in psychology. It is a 4-year research institution.

8. Saint Joseph College

1678 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117-2764
(860) 232-4571

Saint Joseph College, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is in West Hartford, CT. It offers two programs in psychology. More specifically, SJC offers students one psychology degree at the bachelor's level and one psychology degree at the master's level. 2,326 students seek degrees in 56 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

9. The University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 6269
(860) 486-2000

The University of Connecticut is located in town of Storrs, Connecticut. Uconn offers eight programs in psychology. Out of those, Uconn offers two certificates in psychology to students, two degrees at the bachelor's level in psychology, two psychology degrees at the master's level, and two degrees at the doctorate level in psychology. Overall, 25,498 students seek degrees in 298 programs at this university. This large university is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in psychology.

10. Connecticut College

270 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 6320
(860) 447-1911

Connecticut College offers two psychology programs. More specifically, this school offers students one bachelor's level degree in psychology and one psychology degree at the master's level. This school, which is 1.6 miles from the center of the city, is in New London, CT. It is one of 8 liberal arts colleges in Connecticut.

11. Eastern Connecticut State University

83 Windham St
Willimantic, CT 6226
(860) 465-5000

Eastern Connecticut State University is in town of Willimantic, Connecticut and Eastern offers one psychology program. ECSU is a public 4-year institution.

12. Trinity College

300 Summit St
Hartford, CT 06106-3100
(860) 297-2000

Trinity College offers one psychology program and Trinity, which is near the center of the city, is in Hartford, CT. This school is a 4-year institution.

13. The University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 6516
(203) 932-7000

The University of New Haven offers six psychology programs. More specifically, this school offers students three certificates in psychology, one psychology degree at the bachelor's level, and two psychology degrees at the master's level. It is located in the suburbs of West Haven, Connecticut. 5,949 students pursue degrees in 119 UNH programs, overall.

14. Naugatuck Valley Community College

750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708-3089
(203) 575-8040

Naugatuck Valley Community College is located in the suburbs of Waterbury, Connecticut and it offers one psychology program. This community college is a public 2-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in psychology.

15. Sacred Heart University

5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825-1000
(203) 371-7999

Sacred Heart University is in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut. This school offers three programs in psychology. Specifically, Sacred Heart offers students one psychology certificate, one bachelor's level degree in psychology, and one degree at the master's level in psychology.

16. Fairfield University

1073 N Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824-5195
(203) 254-4000

Fairfield University is located in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut. It offers six programs in psychology. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in psychology, one psychology degree at the bachelor's level, and four master's level degrees in psychology. Overall, 5,181 students pursue degrees in 84 programs at this medium-sized school.

17. The University of Bridgeport

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
(203) 576-4000

The University of Bridgeport offers one program in psychology and UB is 1.6 miles from the center of the city. 5,155 students seek degrees in 73 programs at this mid-sized school, overall.

18. Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 6050
(860) 832-3200

Central Connecticut State University is located in the suburbs of New Britain, Connecticut. CCSU offers three psychology programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in psychology, one bachelor's level psychology degree, and one psychology degree at the master's level. This school is one of 33 public post-secondary institutions in Connecticut. CCSU is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in psychology.

19. Quinnipiac University

Mt Carmel Ave
Hamden, CT 6518
(203) 582-8200

Quinnipiac University is located in Hamden, Connecticut, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Quinnipiac offers two psychology programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level psychology degrees by it. It ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Connecticut.

20. Southern Connecticut State University

501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1355
(203) 392-5200

Southern Connecticut State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in New Haven, CT. SCSU offers five psychology programs. Specifically, this school offers students one psychology certificate, one bachelor's level psychology degree, and three master's level psychology degrees. Overall, 11,964 students seek degrees in 95 programs at Southern. In terms of enrollment, it ranks seventh in the state of Connecticut.