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Child Development & Psychology at Fordham University

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Child Development & Psychology at Fordham University

If you plan to study child development and psychology, take a look at what Fordham University has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.

Fordham U is located in Bronx, New York and has a total student population of 16,364.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Child Development & Psychology section at the bottom of this page.

Fordham U Child Development & Psychology Degrees Available

  • Master’s Degree in Child Development
  • Doctorate Degree in Child Development

Fordham U Child Development & Psychology Rankings

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There were 3 students who received their doctoral degrees in child development, making the school the #66 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Child Development Student Demographics at Fordham U

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the child development majors at Fordham University.

Fordham U Child Development & Psychology Master’s Program

86% Women
49% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2020-2021 academic year, 35 child development majors earned their master's degree from Fordham U. Of these graduates, 14% were men and 86% were women.


In the child development master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 49% of degree recipients. That is 6% better than the national average.*

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Fordham University with a master's in child development.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 13
White 17
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 2

Careers That Child Development Grads May Go Into

A degree in child development can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Fordham University.

Occupation Jobs in NY Average Salary in NY
Managers 16,600 $124,160
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 11,370 $94,140
Psychology Professors 4,840 $99,690
Psychologists 480 $99,640


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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