Psychology in Idaho

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Schools Offering Psychology Programs in Idaho


Each year, roughly 1.2% of Idaho students graduate with degrees in psychology. In other words, every year an estimated 454 psychology professionals graduate from Idaho's 10 psychology schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Idaho that has a psychology program is University of Idaho. University of Idaho, which was ranked 34th in the country in 2010, is located in Moscow. 109 students graduated with a degree in psychology from University of Idaho in 2010. Students at University of Idaho paid $5,402 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Idaho that has a psychology program is The College of Idaho. The College of Idaho, which was ranked 39th in the country in 2010, is located in Caldwell. In 2010, 26 students graduated from The College of Idaho psychology program. Tuition at The College of Idaho was $21,380 per year.

Boise State University, which was ranked 39th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Idaho that has a psychology program. It is located in Boise. 100 students graduated with degree in psychology from Boise State University in 2010. The tuition rate at Boise State University was $5,300 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Idaho's psychology schools ranges from $23,100 per year to $2,520 per year. But, the average tuition is $7,753 per year. The Idaho psychology schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Northwest Nazarene University - located in Nampa, students are charged $23,100 per year
  2. The College of Idaho - located in Caldwell, students are charged $21,380 per year
  3. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year

The psychology schools in Idaho that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. College of Southern Idaho - located in Twin Falls, students are charged $2,520 per year
  2. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year
  3. College of Western Idaho - located in Nampa, students are charged $3,096 per year

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

The Idaho counties with the largest populations of psychology professional are:

  1. Ada County - 350 psychology professionals
  2. Kootenai County - 110 psychology professionals
  3. Bonneville County - 80 psychology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of psychology professionals in the state of Idaho will grow to 1,470. This would require a 12% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, psychology professionals earn $74,670 per year. However, this number is only an average. Psychology professional in Idaho had varying salaries from $16,660 to $162,820 per year in 2010. On average psychology professional earn the most in the following Idaho counties:

  1. Bear Lake County - $90,550 per year
  2. Ada County - $82,435 per year
  3. Benewah County - $69,580 per year

The following counties in Idaho have the lowest average salaries for psychology professional:

  1. Blaine County - $38,630 per year
  2. Kootenai County - $45,890 per year
  3. Bannock County - $49,060 per year

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

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $83,980 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $65,360 per year

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

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $83,980 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $65,360 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Idaho 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 Idaho
  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology in Idaho
  • Master's Degree in Psychology in Idaho
  • Doctoral Degree in Psychology in Idaho

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,515 miles from location Boise State University Boise ID 58.2803 61% 18,933
7,299 miles from location Brigham Young University-Idaho Rexburg ID 31.5019 59% 14,944
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,480 miles from location University of Idaho Moscow ID 66.4145 44% 11,957
7,453 miles from location College of Southern Idaho Twin Falls ID 15.7658 n/a 8,133
7,447 miles from location North Idaho College Coeur D Alene ID 16.995 n/a 5,659
7,488 miles from location Lewis-Clark State College Lewiston ID 18.6173 51% 4,200
7,529 miles from location College of Western Idaho Nampa ID n/a n/a 3,683
7,533 miles from location Northwest Nazarene University Nampa ID 23.5206 n/a 1,950
7,536 miles from location The College of Idaho Caldwell ID 60.9825 36% 1,013
 

Curious what studying Psychology gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Idaho

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 680 $65,360 41.7%
2
Psychologists, All Other + 50 $83,980
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are psychology related jobs in Idaho