Psychology, General

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#1

#1 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Grand Canyon University
Phoenix, AZ

Grand Canyon University is a somewhat selective school. The school receives approximately 29,300 applications...

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

187

SAT Score

960–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$21,939

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#2

#2 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

the University of California-Los Angeles is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

36

SAT Score

1,320–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$16,999

Median Starting Salary

$42,173

#3

#3 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Clark University
Worcester, MA

Clark University is a fairly selective school. The institution receives roughly 8,790 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

50%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,260–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$32,053

Median Starting Salary

$54,160

#4

#4 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA

Generally, Seattle Pacific University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,070–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$26,549

Median Starting Salary

$51,606

#5

#5 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ

In general, Rutgers University-New Brunswick is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

34

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$17,535

Median Starting Salary

$45,536

#6

#6 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

the University of Florida is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

23%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,310–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$11,740

Median Starting Salary

$44,153

#7

#7 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Miami University-Oxford
Oxford, OH

Overall, Miami University-Oxford is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,230–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$23,031

Median Starting Salary

$51,780

#8

#8 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

61%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,250–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$28,702

Median Starting Salary

$42,395

#9

#9 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Duke University
Durham, NC

Duke is one of the most selective schools in the country, only admitting 3,200 out of 50,000 applications.

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$23,694

Median Starting Salary

$45,656

#10

#10 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Rice University
Houston, TX

Rice University is a extremely selective school. The institution receives about 31,000 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,500–1,580

Est. Net Price *

$19,902

Median Starting Salary

$45,895

#11

#11 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA

James Madison University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,140–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$18,274

Median Starting Salary

$55,043

#12

#12 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

Northwestern University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$22,095

Median Starting Salary

$45,530

#13

#13 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Bowling Green, OH

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,030–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$20,485

Median Starting Salary

$53,068

#14

#14 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA

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Acceptance Rate

19%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,410–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$19,469

Median Starting Salary

$49,285

#15

#15 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$25,606

Median Starting Salary

$44,250

#16

#16 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
San Juan, PR

Overall, the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

19

SAT Score

1,030–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$9,119

Median Starting Salary

$45,876

#17

#17 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of California-Davis
Davis, CA

the University of California-Davis is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

37%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,180–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$17,385

Median Starting Salary

$44,210

#18

#18 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

North Carolina State University at Raleigh is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

19

SAT Score

1,300–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$14,852

Median Starting Salary

$48,029

#19

#19 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Carbondale, IL

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

19

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$16,990

Median Starting Salary

$47,429

#20

#20 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX

Texas Christian University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$44,190

Median Starting Salary

$50,981

#21

#21 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Georgetown University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,420–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$35,566

Median Starting Salary

$48,393

#22

#22 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Emory University is a extremely selective school. The institution receives approximately 33,200 applications...

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,430–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$26,680

Median Starting Salary

$46,142

#23

#23 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Tulane University of Louisiana is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

1,390–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$50,263

Median Starting Salary

$47,426

#24

#24 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Overall, The University of Texas at Austin is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

31%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,240–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$17,434

Median Starting Salary

$46,070

#25

#25 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Florida International University
Miami, FL

Overall, Florida International University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,070–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$9,881

Median Starting Salary

$44,548

#26

#26 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

In general, Carnegie Mellon University is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$33,499

Median Starting Salary

$49,666

#27

#27 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Boston University
Boston, MA

Boston University is a extremely selective school. Approximately 80,800 applications are received by Boston...

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,370–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$27,829

Median Starting Salary

$50,070

#28

#28 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Alaska Anchorage
Anchorage, AK

Generally, the University of Alaska Anchorage is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

890–1,090

Est. Net Price *

$15,609

Median Starting Salary

$47,540

#29

#29 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL

In general, the University of Miami is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

19%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,340–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$36,467

Median Starting Salary

$46,678

#30

#30 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Howard University
Washington, DC

Howard University is a fairly selective school. The school receives about 19,200 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

1,050–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$28,279

Median Starting Salary

$46,737

#31

#31 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA

Lehigh University is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

37%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,350–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$30,453

Median Starting Salary

$50,455

#32

#32 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

In general, Case Western Reserve University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

27%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,420–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$38,279

Median Starting Salary

$50,474

#33

#33 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL

Florida State University is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

25%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,220–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,003

Median Starting Salary

$45,937

#34

#34 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA

Overall, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$19,301

Median Starting Salary

$52,149

#35

#35 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$35,346

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#36

#36 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus
Norman, OK

Generally, the University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,140–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$22,601

Median Starting Salary

$47,410

#37

#37 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

the University of Georgia is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$17,180

Median Starting Salary

$48,892

#38

#38 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Maryland-College Park
College Park, MD

the University of Maryland-College Park is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,360–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$16,210

Median Starting Salary

$47,772

#39

#39 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University is a non selective school. They receive about 53,300 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,180–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$22,803

Median Starting Salary

$51,055

#40

#40 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

In general, the University of Alabama at Birmingham is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,150–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$16,834

Median Starting Salary

$45,749

#41

#41 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Denver
Denver, CO

the University of Denver is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,270–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$42,423

Median Starting Salary

$51,017

#42

#42 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of South Dakota
Vermillion, SD

Overall, the University of South Dakota is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,010–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$18,378

Median Starting Salary

$52,420

#43

#43 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Wilmington, NC

the University of North Carolina Wilmington is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,200–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$18,709

Median Starting Salary

$48,772

#44

#44 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Amherst, MA

the University of Massachusetts-Amherst is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$22,291

Median Starting Salary

$50,739

#45

#45 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO

the University of Colorado Boulder is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,190–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$21,836

Median Starting Salary

$49,780

#46

#46 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, MS

the University of Southern Mississippi is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,040–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$14,427

Median Starting Salary

$46,617

#47

#47 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

Georgia State University is a fairly selective school. The institution receives approximately 26,000...

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

1,020–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$17,589

Median Starting Salary

$45,253

#48

#48 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Generally, the University of South Florida is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

44%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,150–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$11,004

Median Starting Salary

$44,458

#49

#49 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL

The University of Alabama is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,140–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$20,592

Median Starting Salary

$50,126

#50

#50 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO

Colorado State University-Fort Collins is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,100–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$16,926

Median Starting Salary

$50,448

#51

#51 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Vermont
Burlington, VT

the University of Vermont is a fairly selective school. Around 30,000 applications are received by the...

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$21,849

Median Starting Salary

$54,126

#52

#52 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO

Generally, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,080–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$16,990

Median Starting Salary

$47,803

#53

#53 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL

Overall, the University of Central Florida is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

41%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,210–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$13,108

Median Starting Salary

$44,864

#54

#54 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Mississippi
University, MS

Generally, the University of Mississippi is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,100–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,289

Median Starting Salary

$48,034

#55

#55 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, NE

Generally, the University of Nebraska at Omaha is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

970–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$12,973

Median Starting Salary

$49,348

#56

#56 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Auburn University
Auburn, AL

Auburn University is a highly selective school. They receive approximately 45,700 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

44%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,190–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$25,271

Median Starting Salary

$50,155

#57

#57 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

The University of Montana
Missoula, MT

The University of Montana is a non selective school. The school receives roughly 8,900 applications each...

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

990–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$16,361

Median Starting Salary

$46,991

#58

#58 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

George Mason University
Fairfax, VA

George Mason University is a non selective school. The school receives approximately 20,000 applications...

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,150–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$18,479

Median Starting Salary

$47,022

#59

#59 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Baylor University
Waco, TX

In general, Baylor University is a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

46%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,270–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$45,988

Median Starting Salary

$51,664

#60

#60 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus
Durham, NH

the University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,130–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$24,507

Median Starting Salary

$54,569

#61

#61 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,140–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,296

Median Starting Salary

$48,184

#62

#62 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Marquette University
Milwaukee, WI

Marquette University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,220–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$33,136

Median Starting Salary

$54,104

#63

#63 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Iowa State University
Ames, IA

Iowa State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$15,310

Median Starting Salary

$51,653

#64

#64 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Oregon
Eugene, OR

the University of Oregon is a non selective school. The institution receives roughly 37,200 applications...

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,160–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$22,077

Median Starting Salary

$48,133

#65

#65 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Walden University
Minneapolis, MN

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

170

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$20,510

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#66

#66 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of South Carolina-Columbia
Columbia, SC

the University of South Carolina-Columbia is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,220–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$22,427

Median Starting Salary

$51,042

#67

#67 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA

the University of California-Irvine is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,240–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$14,033

Median Starting Salary

$43,824

#68

#68 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Tennessee State University
Nashville, TN

Tennessee State University is a fairly selective school. The school receives approximately 4,810 applications...

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

880–1,040

Est. Net Price *

$11,986

Median Starting Salary

$46,701

#69

#69 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Wayne State University
Detroit, MI

In general, Wayne State University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,050–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$15,347

Median Starting Salary

$45,823

#70

#70 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Toledo
Toledo, OH

the University of Toledo is a non selective school. The school receives roughly 12,600 applications each...

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$17,654

Median Starting Salary

$48,129

#71

#71 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Adelphi University
Garden City, NY

Overall, Adelphi University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,110–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$26,953

Median Starting Salary

$49,482

#72

#72 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of California-Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

the University of California-Santa Cruz is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,180–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$17,975

Median Starting Salary

$45,453

#73

#73 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, IL

Northern Illinois University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

960–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$13,884

Median Starting Salary

$47,617

#74

#74 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE

the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,110–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$16,805

Median Starting Salary

$51,308

#75

#75 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Illinois Chicago
Chicago, IL

the University of Illinois Chicago is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$10,384

Median Starting Salary

$46,171

#76

#76 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS

Mississippi State University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,080–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$15,364

Median Starting Salary

$45,880

#77

#77 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Memphis
Memphis, TN

the University of Memphis is a non selective school. They receive about 15,800 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

930–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,873

Median Starting Salary

$46,120

#78

#78 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR

the University of Arkansas is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$16,208

Median Starting Salary

$49,799

#79

#79 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Brigham Young University
Provo, UT

Generally, Brigham Young University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,280–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$13,521

Median Starting Salary

$46,483

#80

#80 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Saybrook University
Pasadena, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#81

#81 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
Cincinnati, OH

Generally, the University of Cincinnati-Main Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$20,149

Median Starting Salary

$48,602

#82

#82 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque, NM

the University of New Mexico-Main Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$10,633

Median Starting Salary

$45,959

#83

#83 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Northcentral University
San Diego, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

55

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#84

#84 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

West Virginia University is a non selective school. They receive roughly 18,200 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,020–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$12,202

Median Starting Salary

$49,782

#85

#85 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus
Stillwater, OK

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,040–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$16,718

Median Starting Salary

$47,494

#86

#86 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Virginia Commonwealth University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,040–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$21,294

Median Starting Salary

$49,239

#87

#87 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN

East Tennessee State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,010–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$14,350

Median Starting Salary

$46,797

#88

#88 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Capella University
Minneapolis, MN

Acceptance Rate

100%

Annual Degrees Awarded

60

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$14,935

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#89

#89 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Utah State University
Logan, UT

Utah State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,050–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$14,577

Median Starting Salary

$47,670

#90

#90 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Rutgers University-Newark
Newark, NJ

Rutgers University-Newark is a fairly selective school. They receive roughly 15,000 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,040–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$16,578

Median Starting Salary

$48,655

#91

#91 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of California-Merced
Merced, CA

Generally, the University of California-Merced is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

980–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$13,549

Median Starting Salary

$45,868

#92

#92 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC

In general, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$10,979

Median Starting Salary

$48,007

#93

#93 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI

the University of Hawaii at Manoa is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

990–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$13,639

Median Starting Salary

$47,186

#94

#94 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Ponce Health Sciences University-East
Ponce, PR

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$7,642

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#95

#95 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

In general, the University of Missouri-Kansas City is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,090–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,739

Median Starting Salary

$46,183

#96

#96 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Washington State University
Pullman, WA

Washington State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

1,030–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$17,911

Median Starting Salary

$47,944

#97

#97 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

North Dakota State University
Fargo, ND

Generally, North Dakota State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$15,962

Median Starting Salary

$53,247

#98

#98 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-St Louis
Saint Louis, MO

Generally, the University of Missouri-St Louis is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

51%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,040–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$13,211

Median Starting Salary

$45,333

#99

#99 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA

Generally, Liberty University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$29,913

Median Starting Salary

$47,024

#100

#100 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV

Generally, the University of Nevada-Las Vegas is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

980–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,159

Median Starting Salary

$47,131

#101

#101 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Wyoming
Laramie, WY

Overall, the University of Wyoming is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$12,819

Median Starting Salary

$49,128

#102

#102 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Oakland University
Rochester Hills, MI

Overall, Oakland University is a non selective school. The school receives approximately 11,000 applications...

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,020–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$15,161

Median Starting Salary

$48,275

#103

#103 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Montana State University
Bozeman, MT

Montana State University is a fairly selective school. The institution receives approximately 28,800...

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$17,250

Median Starting Salary

$48,711

#104

#104 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND

the University of North Dakota is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,050–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$17,359

Median Starting Salary

$53,051

#105

#105 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA

Overall, Old Dominion University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,100–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$16,098

Median Starting Salary

$47,205

#106

#106 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Claremont Graduate University
Claremont, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

19

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$49,611

#107

#107 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX

Generally, The University of Texas at El Paso is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

100%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

880–1,100

Est. Net Price *

$9,563

Median Starting Salary

$46,203

#108

#108 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI

the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

970–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$16,551

Median Starting Salary

$49,222

#109

#109 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

CUNY Graduate School and University Center
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

24%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$46,008

#110

#110 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$49,574

#111

#111 Best College for Psychology, General in the U.S.

Albizu University-San Juan
San Juan, PR

Acceptance Rate

100%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$10,499

Median Starting Salary

$46,413

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About Psychology, General

A general program that focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.

Students majoring in Psychology, General can advance up to a Doctors degree research scholarship. On average, 73% percent of women and 27% percent of men make up the degrees awarded across all college campuses. Of all the US states, Minnesota is where degrees in Psychology, General are most commonly granted. The Median Starting Salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Psychology, General is $38,300.

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Careers

Majoring in Psychology, General, your education can be applied to different careers. Psychology, General majors go on to find jobs including Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary and Psychologists, All Other which are in high demand. Some of the top paying jobs for Psychology, General majors include Industrial-Organizational Psychologists, Psychologists, All Other and Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Psychology, General majors.

Most In-Demand Careers

These are the careers in highest demand for Psychology, General majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
1,503
Female Students
1,097 (72%)
Male Students
406 (27%)

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