General Psychology at Rochester Institute of Technology
RIT is located in Rochester, New York and has a total student population of 16,158. In 2021, 24 psychology majors received their bachelor's degree from RIT.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in General Psychology section at the bottom of this page.
RIT General Psychology Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
RIT General Psychology Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks psychology programs across the country. The following shows how RIT performed in these rankings.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The psychology major at RIT is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for General Psychology. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best General Psychology Bachelor’s Degree Schools||466|
|Most Popular General Psychology Schools||990|
Earnings of RIT Psychology Graduates
The median salary of psychology students who receive their bachelor's degree at RIT is $29,661. This is 4% higher than $28,637, which is the national average for all psychology bachelor's degree recipients.
Psychology Student Demographics at RIT
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the psychology majors at Rochester Institute of Technology.
RIT General Psychology Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 3% more racial-ethnic minorities in its psychology bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a bachelor's in psychology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||7|
RIT also has a doctoral program available in psychology. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Psychology Grads May Go Into
A degree in psychology 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 Rochester Institute of Technology.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||11,370||$94,140|
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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