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Schools Offering Psychology Programs in Kansas


Approximately 1.2% of graduates in of Kansas receive psychology degrees every year. That means an estimated 1,087 psychology professionals graduate from Kansas' 35 psychology schools each year.

Top Schools

Southwestern College, which was ranked 46th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a psychology program. It is located in Winfield. 5 students graduated with a degree in psychology from Southwestern College in 2010. Tuition at Southwestern College was $20,656 per year.

Newman University, which is located in Wichita, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a psychology program. It received a ranking of 47th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 12 students graduated from Newman University psychology program. The tuition rate at Newman University was $20,712 per year.

Sterling College, which is located in Sterling, is the third-ranked school in Kansas that has a psychology program. It received a ranking of 47th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 7 students graduated from Sterling College psychology program. The tuition rate at Sterling College was $19,000 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Kansas psychology school, average tuition will be $10,873 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,920 per year to $22,280 per year. In 2010, the following Kansas psychology schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Baker University - located in Baldwin City, students are charged $22,280 per year
  2. Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year
  3. Bethel College - located in North Newton, students are charged $20,700 per year

The following Kansas psychology schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Coffeyville Community College - located in Coffeyville, students are charged $1,920 per year
  2. Allen County Community College - located in Iola, students are charged $2,080 per year
  3. Independence Community College - located in Independence, students are charged $2,080 per year

A psychology degree from a Kansas school... what next?

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

  1. Allen County - 400 psychology professionals
  2. Butler County - 280 psychology professionals
  3. Jackson County - 130 psychology professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 2,230 psychology professionals will be working in Kansas state. This would require the number of psychology professionals to grow by 13%.

Salary

On average, psychology professionals earn $71,215 per year. However, this number is only an average. Psychology professional in Kansas had varying salaries from $29,010 to $123,000 per year in 2010. The counties in Kansas with the highest average salary for psychology professionals are:

  1. Douglas County - $64,050 per year
  2. Geary County - $60,440 per year
  3. Jackson County - $56,040 per year

On average, psychology professionals earn the least in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Allen County - $53,410 per year
  2. Butler County - $54,990 per year
  3. Jackson County - $56,040 per year

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

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $83,790 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $58,640 per year

The psychology professionals with lowest average salaries in Kansas were:

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $83,790 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $58,640 per year

More Information

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,508 miles from location University of Kansas Lawrence KS 37.0315 45% 29,242
6,577 miles from location Kansas State University Manhattan KS 38.7523 72% 23,581
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,727 miles from location Fort Hays State University Hays KS 28.9875 40% 11,308
6,601 miles from location Butler Community College El Dorado KS 18.2174 n/a 9,229
6,483 miles from location Pittsburg State University Pittsburg KS 30.5057 55% 7,277
6,531 miles from location Washburn University Topeka KS 26.668 52% 6,652
6,559 miles from location Emporia State University Emporia KS 26.6851 61% 6,314
6,656 miles from location Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson KS 20.5369 n/a 5,453
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,505 miles from location Baker University Baldwin City KS 26.5047 36% 3,853
6,519 miles from location Allen County Community College Iola KS 14.0674 n/a 3,124
6,628 miles from location Friends University Wichita KS 20.8027 51% 2,853
6,628 miles from location Newman University Wichita KS 53.2302 19% 2,557
6,524 miles from location Neosho County Community College Chanute KS 11.2234 n/a 2,275
6,535 miles from location Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville KS 20.6161 n/a 2,056
6,815 miles from location Garden City Community College Garden City KS 20.8808 n/a 2,054
6,497 miles from location Benedictine College Atchison KS 25.317 29% 1,877
6,826 miles from location Seward County Community College and Area Technical School Liberal KS 22.2726 n/a 1,850
6,609 miles from location Southwestern College Winfield KS 53.8865 45% 1,810
6,482 miles from location MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe KS 28.6396 54% 1,778
6,772 miles from location Dodge City Community College Dodge City KS 17.8849 n/a 1,706
6,540 miles from location Independence Community College Independence KS 19.9226 n/a 1,177
6,488 miles from location University of Saint Mary Leavenworth KS 19.5506 32% 1,072
6,635 miles from location Kansas Wesleyan University Salina KS 19.7085 44% 852
6,670 miles from location Sterling College Sterling KS 52.7272 36% 722
6,615 miles from location Tabor College Hillsboro KS 29.0516 44% 640
6,639 miles from location McPherson College Mcpherson KS 21.9083 33% 629
6,639 miles from location Bethany College Lindsborg KS 18.8974 37% 592
6,509 miles from location Ottawa University Ottawa KS 45.4994 15% 525
6,640 miles from location Central Christian College of Kansas Mcpherson KS 51.5519 27% 466
6,625 miles from location Bethel College North Newton KS 30.3056 32% 437
6,474 miles from location Ottawa University-Kansas City Shawnee Mission KS 1.67202 n/a 409
6,509 miles from location Ottawa University-Online Ottawa KS n/a n/a 201
6,723 miles from location Barclay College Haviland KS 45.7515 77% 194
 

Curious what studying Psychology gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 1,280 $58,640 3.2%
2
Psychologists, All Other + 80 $83,790 100.0%
 

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