Top Applied Psychology All Programs - 2021

While Applied Psychology has degrees up to the Doctors degree research scholarship, the majority of students study towards a Bachelors degree. Students major in Applied Psychology all over the country, though the major has the most graduates in New York. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Applied Psychology is $44,000.

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Gender

Total Students
1,481
Total Males
352
Total Females
1,129

Degree Type

  • Total Bachelors degree

    893

  • Total Masters degree

    486

  • Total Associates degree

    50

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    36

  • Total Postbaccalaureate certificate

    16

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See where Applied Psychology is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Applied Psychology

Boston College is a top choice for students who want to study Applied Psychology. Students can study up to a Doctors degree research scholarship at the school. Boston College grants around 129 degreess to those majoring in Applied Psychology per year. However, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach and the University of Southern California are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Applied Psychology Majors

The highest paying careers for Applied Psychology majors include Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists, Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary and Regulatory Affairs Managers. But, something else to consider is how many job openings there currently is. Positions that are in high need that a degree in Applied Psychology can prepare you for are Regulatory Affairs Managers, Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary and Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists.

Top Paying Careers for Applied Psychology

  1. Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists   (Median Wage: $101,790)
  2. Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $76,620)
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