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General Psychology Schools in Connecticut

29 students earned Psychology degrees in Connecticut in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, General Psychology is the 90th most popular major out of a total 166 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Connecticut

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 29

Gender Distribution

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

General Psychology Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.9%
  • Black or African American: 13.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.3%
  • White: 58.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 6.9%
General Psychology Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Connecticut

9,270 people in the state and 625,220 in the nation are employed in jobs related to psychology.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Connecticut

A typical salary for a psychology grad in the state is $90,870, compared to a typical salary of $95,610 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
10,050 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.66 years. Graduates earn an average $36,800 after graduation. The student loan default rate is 6.70% which is lower than average.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
11,822 Total Students

The 6.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.73 years to complete their degree at CCSU. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#3

Wesleyan University

Middletown
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
3,217 Total Students

47% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $42,100 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.05 years to graduate.

#4

Connecticut College

New London
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
1,844 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.04 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 87% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
27,412 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $21,588. Most students complete their degree in 4.17 years.

#4

Fairfield University

Fairfield
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
5,273 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $39,676. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

#4

University of Hartford

West Hartford
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
6,770 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $29,592. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.24 years to complete their degree at Uhart.

General Psychology Careers in CT

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Psychologists 12% $104,140
Psychology Professors 10% $88,570
Managers 8% $118,140
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 7% $88,890

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

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 391
Child Development & Psychology 124
Other Psychology 49

View all majors related to General Psychology

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