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Psychology Schools in Louisiana

There are 22 schools in the state of Louisiana offering psychology programs. In 2010, 1,346 students graduated from programs at Louisiana psychology schools. 1,130 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 165 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,345 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in psychology, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from psychology programs. More specifically, 24 students graduated with certificates in psychology, 1,130 with a bachelor's level degree, 165 with a degree at the master's level, and 27 with a degree at the doctorate level.

22 psychology schools are located in this state. Out of these, eight schools are private, while 14 schools are public. While private psychology school tuition varies from $8,139 to $41,884, tuition at a public psychology school varies from $3,360 to $5,764.

Average tuition for psychology programs is $10,628. While the highest tuition for psychology programs, which is $41,884 each year, is at the Tulane University of Louisiana, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,360 each year, is at Southern University at New Orleans.

Psychology schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Psychology Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

1,345 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in psychology, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from psychology programs. More specifically, 24 students graduated with certificates in psychology, 1,130 with a bachelor's level degree, 165 with a degree at the master's level, and 27 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Psychology Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 12
  • Certificate 2008: 17
  • Certificate 2009: 15
  • Certificate 2010: 24
  • Associate 2006: 1
  • Associate 2007: 3
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 1
  • Associate 2010: 0
  • Bachelor 2006: 1091
  • Bachelor 2007: 1254
  • Bachelor 2008: 1157
  • Bachelor 2009: 1213
  • Bachelor 2010: 1130
  • Master 2006: 174
  • Master 2007: 131
  • Master 2008: 143
  • Master 2009: 128
  • Master 2010: 165
  • Doctorate 2006: 26
  • Doctorate 2007: 23
  • Doctorate 2008: 27
  • Doctorate 2009: 19
  • Doctorate 2010: 27

Psychology Program Availability in Louisiana

Louisiana schools offer a total of 50 programs in psychology. Of these programs, about 46% 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 Louisiana

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 23
  • Master: 17
  • Doctorate: 5

School Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

School Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36870
  • 25th Percentile: 46330
  • Median: 67120
  • 75th Percentile: 89120
  • 90th Percentile: 111430

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52380
  • 25th Percentile: 68810
  • Median: 81510
  • 75th Percentile: 92750
  • 90th Percentile: 106360

Career Trends

School Psychologists — Employment Trend

School Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46420
  • Median Salary 2007: 53280
  • Median Salary 2008: 54300
  • Median Salary 2009: 67400
  • Median Salary 2010: 67120
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73150
  • Median Salary 2007: 76970
  • Median Salary 2008: 78120
  • Median Salary 2009: 78770
  • Median Salary 2010: 81510
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Louisiana vs National Psychology Employment

Louisiana vs National Psychology Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 0.434% (490)

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1. Southern University at New Orleans

6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 286-5000

Southern University at New Orleans is near the center of the city and SUNO offers one psychology program. SUNO is a historically black, public, 4-year institution.

2. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209-0000
(318) 342-1000

The University of Louisiana-Monroe offers four programs in psychology. Out of those, it offers one certificate in psychology to students, one psychology degree at the bachelor's level, and two master's level psychology degrees. It is near the center of the city. It is a public 4-year institution.

3. Louisiana State University - Alexandria

8100 Hwy 71 South
Alexandria, LA 71302-9121
(318) 445-3672

Louisiana State University-Alexandria is in Alexandria, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and LSU Alexandria offers one program in psychology. LSU Alexandria is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana.

4. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans is near the center of the city. This university offers three psychology programs. Specifically, UNO offers students one bachelor's level psychology degree, one psychology degree at the master's level, and one psychology degree at the doctorate level. It is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana.

5. The University of Phoenix - Louisiana

One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725
Metairie, LA 70001-2082
(504) 461-8852

The University of Phoenix-Louisiana, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Metairie, LA and Phoenix offers one psychology program. Overall, 2,269 students pursue degrees in 31 programs at UPX.

6. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Grambling State University offers one program in psychology. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

7. Dillard University

2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 816-4640

Dillard University offers one program in psychology and Dillard, which is near the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA. This school is a historically black 4-year institution.

8. The Xavier University of Louisiana

One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125-1098
(504) 486-7411

The Xavier University of Louisiana, which is near the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA and it offers one program in psychology. 3,391 students seek degrees in 54 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

9. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, which is 3.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Baton Rouge, LA. It offers three psychology programs. Specifically, this university offers one degree at the bachelor's level in psychology to students, one master's level psychology degree, and one psychology degree at the doctorate level. LSU is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Louisiana. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Louisiana.

10. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University is located in town of Ruston, Louisiana. It offers six psychology programs. More specifically, Louisiana Tech offers students one psychology certificate, one bachelor's level psychology degree, two degrees at the master's level in psychology, and two doctorate level degrees in psychology. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology programs.

11. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana offers two programs in psychology. Of those, it offers students one psychology degree at the bachelor's level and one degree at the master's level in psychology. NSU is in Natchitoches, LA. This medium-sized school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. NSU is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology programs.

12. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette offers two programs in psychology. Of those, it offers students one psychology degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level psychology degree. This large university is near the heart of downtown. It is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana.

13. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is near the center of the city, is in Baton Rouge, LA and SU offers one psychology program. It is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution.

14. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131-7399
(504) 394-7744

Our Lady of Holy Cross College offers four programs in psychology. Specifically, OLHCC offers students one associate's level degree in psychology, one bachelor's level degree in psychology, and two master's level degrees in psychology. This school, which is 5.5 miles from the center of the city, is in New Orleans, LA. 1,260 students pursue degrees in 35 programs at this school, overall.

15. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College offers one program in psychology and this school is located in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana. Overall, 1,893 students pursue degrees in 62 programs at LC. This liberal arts college is the fifth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology in terms of programs.

16. The Centenary College of Louisiana

2911 Centenary Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71134-1188
(318) 869-5011

The Centenary College of Louisiana, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Shreveport, LA and Centenary offers one program in psychology. This school is a 4-year institution.

17. Loyola University - New Orleans

6363 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-6143
(504) 865-2011

Loyola University-New Orleans offers two psychology programs. Students are offered two psychology degrees at the bachelor's level by it. This school is 3.2 miles from the heart of downtown. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology.

18. McNeese State University

4205 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 475-5000

McNeese State University, which is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Lake Charles, LA. McNeese offers two psychology programs. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in psychology by it and one psychology degree at the master's level. This school is a public 4-year institution.

19. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University offers four psychology programs. Out of those, Nicholls offers one certificate in psychology to students, one bachelor's level degree in psychology, and two degrees at the master's level in psychology. This mid-sized school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Thibodaux, LA. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the third largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology in terms of programs.

20. Our Lady of the Lake College

7434 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808-4380
(225) 768-1700

Our Lady of the Lake College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1923. OLOL College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA. This specialized school offers subjects such as medical assisting, liberal arts, and psychology. It offers five certificates, nine degrees at the associates level, eight degrees at the bachelors level, and three masters level degrees to students. 1,860 students sought degrees from the 22 programs at this school in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this school.

21. Louisiana State University - Shreveport

One University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
(318) 797-5000

Louisiana State University-Shreveport, which is only a few miles from Shreveport, is located in a rural area. LSU Shreveport offers four programs in psychology. Specifically, students are offered one psychology certificate by it, one bachelor's level psychology degree, and two degrees at the master's level in psychology. LSUS is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

22. Southeastern Louisiana University

548 Western Ave.
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000

Southeastern Louisiana University is in town of Hammond, Louisiana. Southeastern offers two programs in psychology. Out of those, this public school offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in psychology and one master's level psychology degree. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, it is the tenth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology.

23. The Tulane University of Louisiana

6823 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698
(504) 865-5000

The Tulane University of Louisiana, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in New Orleans, LA. It offers three programs in psychology. Specifically, this university offers one bachelor's level psychology degree to students, one master's level psychology degree, and one doctorate level degree in psychology. TU is a 4-year research institution. In terms of programs, this research university is the sixth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering psychology.

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