General Psychology at SUNY New Paltz
SUNY New Paltz is located in New Paltz, New York and approximately 7,489 students attend the school each year. Of the 1,919 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from SUNY New Paltz in 2021, 198 of them were general psychology majors.
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.
SUNY New Paltz General Psychology Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
- Master’s Degree in Psychology
SUNY New Paltz General Psychology Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the psychology progam at SUNY New Paltz compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The psychology major at SUNY New Paltz 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.
|Most Focused General Psychology Master’s Degree Schools||154|
|Most Popular General Psychology Schools||176|
|Best General Psychology Master’s Degree Schools||179|
|Best Value General Psychology Master’s Degree Schools||195|
|Most Popular General Psychology Master’s Degree Schools||210|
|Best Value General Psychology Schools||216|
|Best General Psychology Schools||504|
How Much Do Psychology Graduates from SUNY New Paltz Make?
The median salary of psychology students who receive their bachelor's degree at SUNY New Paltz is $29,853. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 4% higher than the national average of $28,637 for all psychology bachelor's degree recipients.
Psychology Student Demographics at SUNY New Paltz
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the psychology majors at SUNY New Paltz.
SUNY New Paltz General Psychology Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a bachelor's in psychology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||12|
|Hispanic or Latino||52|
SUNY New Paltz General Psychology Master’s Program
In the psychology master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 57% of degree recipients. That is 10% better than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a master's in psychology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||3|
SUNY New Paltz 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 SUNY New Paltz.
|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
- Image Credit: By crz4mets2 under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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