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General Psychology Schools in Michigan

102 students earned Psychology degrees in Michigan in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, General Psychology is the 62nd most popular major in the state out of a total 234 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Michigan

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 76
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 26
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 26
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 26

Gender Distribution

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

General Psychology Majors in MI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.8%
  • White: 73.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.9%
  • Other Races: 3.9%
General Psychology Majors in MI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Michigan

There are 9,920 people in the state and 625,220 people in the nation working in psychology jobs.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. MI

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Michigan

In this state, psychology grads earn an average of $88,120. Nationwide, they make an average of $95,610.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
49,809 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 3.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 66% get financial aid.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
26,824 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Most students complete their degree in 4.93 years. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

#3

Oakland University

Rochester Hills
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
19,013 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. A typical student attending Oakland will pay a net price of $11,560. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
9,191 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 66% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 5.90% which is lower than average.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
17,784 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. The 9.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
7,732 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,690. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,500 a year. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
21,470 Total Students

The average student takes 4.73 years to complete their degree at WMU. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. A typical student attending WMU will pay a net price of $19,119.

General Psychology Careers in MI

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title MI Job Growth MI Median Salary
Psychology Professors 14% $86,780
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 14% $75,340
Managers 7% $95,390
Psychologists 2% $100,450

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

Major Annual Graduates in MI
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 582
Child Development & Psychology 72
Other Psychology 11

View all majors related to General Psychology

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