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General Psychology Schools in Alabama

97 Psychology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, General Psychology is the 38th most popular major out of a total 162 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Alabama

Psychology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 54
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 43
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 43
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 43

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a psychology major is more popular with women than with men.

General Psychology Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of psychology majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.2%
  • White: 72.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.2%
  • Other Races: 9.3%
General Psychology Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Alabama

3,370 people in the state and 625,220 in the nation are employed in jobs related to psychology.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Alabama

In this state, psychology grads earn an average of $69,070. Nationwide, they make an average of $95,610.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Alabama that offer psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,390 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.10%.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
21,923 Total Students

A typical student attending UAB will pay a net price of $17,005. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,440 Total Students

A typical student attending Auburn will pay a net price of $23,696. 75% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.44 years to graduate.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,736 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.85 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $36,200 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.90%.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
8,479 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,700 after earning their degree at this institution. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
14,834 Total Students

In their early career, USA grads earn an average salary of $31,500. The student loan default rate is 8.40% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
5,211 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time. In their early career, AUM grads earn an average salary of $30,100. It takes the average student 5.18 years to graduate.

General Psychology Careers in AL

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 13% $60,370
Psychology Professors 12% $64,810
Managers 6% $101,560
Psychologists 0% $98,890

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to psychology.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 312
Child Development & Psychology 2

View all majors related to General Psychology

View Nationwide General Psychology Report

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