Psychology in Michigan

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Schools Offering Psychology Programs in Michigan


Each year, approximately 1.3% of Michigan graduates receive degrees in psychology. That means an estimated 3,678 psychology professionals graduate from Michigan's 47 psychology schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Michigan that has a psychology program is Michigan State University. Michigan State University, which was ranked 16th in the country in 2010, is located in East Lansing. 422 students graduated with a degree in psychology from Michigan State University in 2010. Tuition at Michigan State University was $11,152 per year.

Kalamazoo College, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Michigan that has a psychology program. It is located in Kalamazoo. In 2010, 36 students graduated from Kalamazoo College psychology program. Kalamazoo College charged in-state students $34,417 in tuition fees per year.

Michigan Technological University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Michigan that has a psychology program. It is located in Houghton. 16 students graduated with degree in psychology from Michigan Technological University in 2010. Tuition at Michigan Technological University was $12,017 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Michigan's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $13,521 per year, though tuition can range from $34,417 per year to $2,156 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Michigan psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Kalamazoo College - located in Kalamazoo, students are charged $34,417 per year
  2. Albion College - located in Albion, students are charged $31,186 per year
  3. University of Detroit Mercy - located in Detroit, students are charged $30,660 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Michigan psychology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Mid Michigan Community College - located in Harrison, students are charged $2,156 per year
  2. Lansing Community College - located in Lansing, students are charged $2,330 per year
  3. Macomb Community College - located in Warren, students are charged $2,580 per year

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

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

  1. Lapeer County - 680 psychology professionals
  2. Wayne County - 600 psychology professionals
  3. Barry County - 410 psychology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of psychology professionals in Michigan will grow by 10%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 5,730 psychology professionals working in Michigan.

Salary

psychology professionals in Michigan earn $73,405 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Michigan psychology professional earned as little as less than $34,290 per year or as much as more than $109,690 per year. The following counties in Michigan have the highest average salaries for psychology professionals:

  1. Kalamazoo County - $90,250 per year
  2. Lapeer County - $88,200 per year
  3. Muskegon County - $85,770 per year

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

  1. Clinton County - $56,460 per year
  2. Allegan County - $58,050 per year
  3. Alger County - $61,370 per year

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

  1. Clinical Psychologist - $74,640 per year
  2. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $72,170 per year

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

  1. Clinical Psychologist - $74,640 per year
  2. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $72,170 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Michigan statistics regarding a career in psychology and to compare salaries with a variety of 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 Michigan
  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology in Michigan
  • Master's Degree in Psychology in Michigan
  • Doctoral Degree in Psychology in Michigan
  • Certificate in Psychology in Michigan

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,944 miles from location Michigan State University East Lansing MI 83.667 40% 47,071
5,901 miles from location University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor MI 52.5737 41% 41,674
5,871 miles from location Wayne State University Detroit MI 28.8305 38% 31,786
5,963 miles from location Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant MI 66.6106 30% 27,247
6,000 miles from location Western Michigan University Kalamazoo MI 34.0778 31% 24,576
6,017 miles from location Grand Valley State University Allendale MI 70.8032 35% 24,408
5,867 miles from location Macomb Community College Warren MI 13.6456 n/a 24,376
5,898 miles from location Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti MI 62.0788 31% 22,893
5,948 miles from location Lansing Community College Lansing MI 16.5641 n/a 21,123
5,878 miles from location Oakland University Rochester MI 28.3132 36% 18,918
6,006 miles from location Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids MI 12.7836 n/a 16,944
5,999 miles from location Ferris State University Big Rapids MI 29.008 35% 13,865
5,923 miles from location Saginaw Valley State University University Center MI 25.4946 33% 10,498
6,101 miles from location Northern Michigan University Marquette MI 29.1086 41% 9,428
5,879 miles from location University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn MI 64.975 37% 8,379
5,906 miles from location University of Michigan-Flint Flint MI 57.7428 35% 7,773
6,156 miles from location Michigan Technological University Houghton MI 70.9808 36% 7,136
5,906 miles from location Baker College Center for Graduate Studies Flint MI 14.6666 n/a 6,155
5,979 miles from location Kellogg Community College Battle Creek MI 12.6312 n/a 5,976
5,875 miles from location University of Detroit Mercy Detroit MI 27.1221 30% 5,585
6,033 miles from location Muskegon Community College Muskegon MI 11.0122 n/a 5,144
5,964 miles from location Mid Michigan Community College Harrison MI 6.14891 n/a 4,767
6,040 miles from location Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor MI 9.92778 n/a 4,688
5,881 miles from location Lawrence Technological University Southfield MI 25.0067 37% 4,488
5,888 miles from location Madonna University Livonia MI 61.5051 36% 4,211
5,946 miles from location Spring Arbor University Spring Arbor MI 60.8655 24% 4,120
6,002 miles from location Calvin College Grand Rapids MI 34.2296 40% 4,092
6,037 miles from location Andrews University Berrien Springs MI 63.2907 42% 3,589
6,027 miles from location Hope College Holland MI 34.8469 32% 3,230
5,876 miles from location Marygrove College Detroit MI 15.8409 37% 2,909
6,002 miles from location Cornerstone University Grand Rapids MI 60.4116 82% 2,606
5,957 miles from location Lake Superior State University Sault Sainte Marie MI 21.3389 49% 2,588
5,917 miles from location Siena Heights University Adrian MI 23.1842 35% 2,351
5,877 miles from location University of Phoenix-Metro Detroit Campus Troy MI 7.14524 n/a 2,255
6,004 miles from location Aquinas College Grand Rapids MI 26.0348 23% 2,145
5,905 miles from location Alpena Community College Alpena MI 16.3076 n/a 2,077
5,956 miles from location Albion College Albion MI 32.6946 31% 1,738
5,919 miles from location Adrian College Adrian MI 23.343 22% 1,608
5,957 miles from location Alma College Alma MI 68.5081 30% 1,444
6,000 miles from location Kalamazoo College Kalamazoo MI 72.5189 41% 1,384
5,966 miles from location Olivet College Olivet MI 21.1739 38% 1,202
6,232 miles from location Gogebic Community College Ironwood MI 24.1512 n/a 1,162
5,877 miles from location Rochester College Rochester MI 23.9536 58% 892
5,902 miles from location Concordia University-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor MI 51.9464 37% 757
6,006 miles from location University of Phoenix-West Michigan Campus Grand Rapids MI 7.2655 n/a 453
5,953 miles from location Great Lakes Christian College Lansing MI 16.189 n/a 233
5,887 miles from location Michigan School of Professional Psychology Farmington MI 0.013626 n/a 114
 

Curious what studying Psychology gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists + 2,590 $74,640 -14.0%
2
Psychologists, All Other + 430 $72,170 126.3%
 

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