Psychology in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Psychology Programs in Oklahoma


Each year, approximately 1.3% of Oklahoma graduates receive degrees in psychology. In other words, every year an estimated 1,335 psychology professionals graduate from Oklahoma's 34 psychology schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a psychology program is Oklahoma City University. Oklahoma City University, which was ranked 36th in the country in 2010, is located in Oklahoma City. 25 students graduated with a degree in psychology from Oklahoma City University in 2010. Tuition at Oklahoma City University was $25,760 per year.

Oklahoma Christian University, which was ranked 38th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a psychology program. It is located in Edmond. In 2010, Oklahoma Christian University graduated 9 students from its psychology program. Tuition at Oklahoma Christian University was $17,456 per year.

Saint Gregorys University, which is located in Shawnee, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a psychology program. It received a ranking of 54th in the country in 2010. Tuition at Saint Gregorys University was $17,516 per year.

Cost

Psychology schools in Oklahoma, charge students an average tuition of $8,779 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $28,735 per year, or as little as $2,091 per year. In 2010, the following Oklahoma psychology schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Tulsa - located in Tulsa, students are charged $28,735 per year
  2. Oklahoma City University - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $25,760 per year
  3. Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year

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

  1. Connors State College - located in Warner, students are charged $2,091 per year
  2. Oklahoma City Community College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,659 per year
  3. Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year

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

In Oklahoma, the largest numbers of psychology professional work in the following counties:

  1. Canadian County - 270 psychology professionals
  2. Creek County - 250 psychology professionals
  3. Atoka County - 90 psychology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of psychology professionals in the state of Oklahoma will grow to 2,130. This would require a 8% growth in the profession.

Salary

psychology professionals in Oklahoma earn $66,640 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Oklahoma psychology professional earned as little as less than $31,210 per year or as much as more than $89,010 per year. The counties in Oklahoma with the highest average salary for psychology professionals are:

  1. Comanche County - $76,260 per year
  2. Canadian County - $57,220 per year
  3. Creek County - $55,940 per year

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

  1. Adair County - $45,860 per year
  2. Cherokee County - $49,670 per year
  3. Atoka County - $51,210 per year

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

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $78,090 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $55,190 per year

The psychology professionals with lowest average salaries in Oklahoma were:

  1. Clinical Neuropsychologist - $78,090 per year
  2. Clinical Psychologist - $55,190 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma
  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology in Oklahoma
  • Master's Degree in Psychology in Oklahoma
  • Doctoral Degree in Psychology in Oklahoma

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 820 $55,190 -7.9%
2
Psychologists, All Other 130 $78,090 85.7%
 

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