Psychology in Arizona

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Schools Offering Psychology Programs in Arizona


Around 0.9% of Arizona's graduates graduate from psychology degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 2,010 psychology professionals graduate from Arizona's 23 psychology schools.

Top Schools

Northern Arizona University, which is located in Flagstaff, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a psychology program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. 168 students graduated with a degree in psychology from Northern Arizona University in 2010. Tuition at Northern Arizona University was $7,672 per year.

Prescott College, which is located in Prescott, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a psychology program. It received a ranking of 45th in the country in 2010. 49 students graduated with degree in psychology from Prescott College in 2010. Prescott College charged in-state students $26,235 in tuition fees per year.

University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which was ranked 45th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arizona that has a psychology program. It is located in Phoenix. In 2010, University of Phoenix-Online Campus graduated 7 students from its psychology programs. Students at University of Phoenix-Online Campus paid $11,520 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Psychology schools in Arizona, charge students an average tuition of $7,803 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $26,235 per year, or as little as $1,520 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Arizona psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Prescott College - located in Prescott, students are charged $26,235 per year
  2. Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division - located in Phoenix, students are charged $19,812 per year
  3. Argosy University-Phoenix - located in Phoenix, students are charged $19,812 per year

The following Arizona psychology schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Eastern Arizona College - located in Thatcher, students are charged $1,520 per year
  2. Cochise College - located in Douglas, students are charged $1,560 per year
  3. Mesa Community College - located in Mesa, students are charged $1,734 per year

A psychology degree from an Arizona school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Arizona psychology professionals:

  1. Maricopa County - 1,200 psychology professionals
  2. Pima County - 270 psychology professionals
  3. Apache County - 50 psychology professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of psychology professionals is expected to grow by 5% by 2018. There are projected to be 2,460 psychology professionals working in the Arizona then.

Salary

On average, psychology professionals earn a salary of $82,410 per year in Arizona state. However, this number is only an average. Psychology professional in Arizona had varying salaries from $30,250 to $161,120 per year in 2010. Psychology professionals in the following Arizona counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Maricopa County - $85,035 per year
  2. Pima County - $78,500 per year
  3. Yavapai County - $66,350 per year

The Arizona counties with the lowest average salary for psychology professionals are:

  1. Coconino County - $56,000 per year
  2. Apache County - $58,350 per year
  3. Yavapai County - $66,350 per year

On average, the highest paid psychology professionals in Arizona were:

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $102,310 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $62,510 per year

On average, the lowest paid psychology professionals in Arizona were:

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $102,310 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $62,510 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in psychology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as sociology or sports psychology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Psychology in Arizona
  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology in Arizona
  • Master's Degree in Psychology in Arizona
  • Doctoral Degree in Psychology in Arizona
  • Certificate in Psychology in Arizona

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 1,530 $62,510 -20.3%
2
Psychologists, All Other 230 $102,310 53.3%
 

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