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Psychology Schools in Cambridge, Massachusetts

There are 51 schools close to Cambridge, MA offering psychology programs. 4,830 students graduated with degrees from Cambridge psychology schools in 2010. 3,375 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 996 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 4,615 students graduate from programs in this city in psychology each year. This accounts for about 88% of students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate from psychology programs. Out of those, 201 students graduated with certificates in psychology, 116 with an associate's level degree, 3,375 with a bachelor's level degree, 996 with a degree at the master's level, and 142 with a degree at the doctorate level.

51 psychology schools are in Cambridge. Out of these, while 41 schools are private, ten schools are public. While tuition at a public psychology school varies from $6,986 to $11,226, tuition at a private psychology school varies from $13,240 to $41,598.

Average tuition for psychology programs is $26,444. While the highest tuition for psychology programs, which is $41,598 each year, is at Tufts University, the lowest tuition in Cambridge, which is $6,986 every year, is at Rhode Island College.

Cambridge schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in psychology.

Psychology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Cambridge, Massachusetts

On average, 4,615 students graduate from programs in this city in psychology each year. This accounts for about 88% of students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate from psychology programs. Out of those, 201 students graduated with certificates in psychology, 116 with an associate's level degree, 3,375 with a bachelor's level degree, 996 with a degree at the master's level, and 142 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Psychology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • Certificate 2006: 82
  • Certificate 2007: 110
  • Certificate 2008: 122
  • Certificate 2009: 131
  • Certificate 2010: 201
  • Associate 2006: 54
  • Associate 2007: 98
  • Associate 2008: 86
  • Associate 2009: 119
  • Associate 2010: 116
  • Bachelor 2006: 3278
  • Bachelor 2007: 3243
  • Bachelor 2008: 3230
  • Bachelor 2009: 3343
  • Bachelor 2010: 3375
  • Master 2006: 741
  • Master 2007: 810
  • Master 2008: 806
  • Master 2009: 860
  • Master 2010: 996
  • Doctorate 2006: 127
  • Doctorate 2007: 122
  • Doctorate 2008: 156
  • Doctorate 2009: 131
  • Doctorate 2010: 142

Psychology Program Availability in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cambridge schools offer a total of 161 psychology programs. Of these programs, 45.3% 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 Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 19
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 73
  • Master: 44
  • Doctorate: 21

School Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

School Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39530
  • 25th Percentile: 52670
  • Median: 71340
  • 75th Percentile: 90890
  • 90th Percentile: 106730

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Psychologists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29380
  • 25th Percentile: 61360
  • Median: 89440
  • 75th Percentile: 101370
  • 90th Percentile: 113300

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46380
  • 25th Percentile: 52780
  • Median: 84480
  • 75th Percentile: 94950
  • 90th Percentile: 154710

School Psychologists — Employment Trend

School Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56650
  • Median Salary 2007: 66640
  • Median Salary 2008: 69870
  • Median Salary 2009: 70190
  • Median Salary 2010: 71340
  • Total Employed 2006: 2000
  • Total Employed 2007: 1670
  • Total Employed 2008: 1970
  • Total Employed 2009: 2100
  • Total Employed 2010: 1950

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

Psychologists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68200
  • Median Salary 2007: 65350
  • Median Salary 2008: 82010
  • Median Salary 2009: 83830
  • Median Salary 2010: 89440
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Employment Trend

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 84365
  • Median Salary 2007: 78900
  • Median Salary 2008: 113750
  • Median Salary 2009: 83820
  • Median Salary 2010: 84480
  • Total Employed 2006: 45
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Cambridge vs Massachusetts Psychology Employment

Cambridge vs Massachusetts Psychology Employment

  • Employed in Cambridge: 48.008% (2290)

Psychology Schools in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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1. Cambridge College

1000 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 2138
(617) 868-1000

Cambridge College, which is located just 40.7 miles from Providence, is within commuting distance of central Cambridge. It offers six programs in psychology. Out of those, students are offered two certificates in psychology by this school, two psychology degrees at the bachelor's level, and two master's level degrees in psychology. CC is a 4-year institution and it is one out of seven Cambridge institutions offering psychology.

2. Lesley University

29 Everett St
Cambridge, MA 02138-2790
(617) 868-9600

Lesley University, which is located 17.3 miles from neighboring Beverly, is near Cambridge, MA. This school offers five psychology programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in psychology by this mid-sized school, three psychology degrees at the bachelor's level, and one degree at the master's level in psychology.

3. Harvard University

Massachusetts Hall
Cambridge, MA 2138
(617) 495-1000

Harvard University, which is located 23.1 miles from Lawrence, is located within commuting distance of central Cambridge. Harvard offers four programs in psychology. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in psychology by it, one psychology degree at the master's level, and two degrees at the doctorate level in psychology. 27,594 students pursue degrees in 183 Harvard programs, overall.