Psychology at University of Pennsylvania
UPenn is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a total student population of 26,552. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 77 students received a bachelor's degree in psychology from UPenn.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Psychology section at the bottom of this page.
UPenn Psychology Degrees Available
- Basic Certificate in Psychology (Less Than 1 Year)
- Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
- Master’s Degree in Psychology
- Doctorate Degree in Psychology
Online Classes Are Available at UPenn
Don't have the time or the flexibility in your schedule to take traditional classes? Online courses may be the perfect solution for you. They allow independent learners to study when and where they want to while offering the rigor of in-person classes.
Are you one of the many who prefer to take online classes? UPenn offers distance education options for psychology at the following degree levels:
UPenn Psychology Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the psychology progam at UPenn compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
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 UPenn is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for 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 Psychology Undergraduate Certificate Schools||7|
|Best Psychology Doctor’s Degree Schools||16|
|Best Psychology Bachelor’s Degree Schools||38|
|Best Value Psychology Doctor’s Degree Schools||146|
Psychology Student Demographics at UPenn
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the psychology majors at University of Pennsylvania.
UPenn Psychology Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor's in psychology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||3|
|Hispanic or Latino||10|
UPenn Psychology Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Pennsylvania with a master's in psychology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||16|
|Hispanic or Latino||12|
UPenn also has a doctoral program available in psychology. In 2021, 12 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Psychology
The following psychology concentations are available at University of Pennsylvania. The completion numbers here include all graduates who receive any type of degree in this field from University of Pennsylvania. Some of these focus areas may not be available for your degree level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Child Development & Psychology||153|
|Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology||84|
- Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies
- Communication & Journalism
- Social Sciences
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 PA, the home state for University of Pennsylvania.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||4,440||$83,610|
*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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