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Child Development & Psychology Schools in Kansas

170 Child Development students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Child Development & Psychology major is the 71st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Psychology Majors in Kansas

Child Development majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 111
Master’s Degree 26
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 17
Post-Master’s Certificate 17
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 16
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 16
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 16

Gender Distribution

In Kansas, a child development major is more popular with women than with men.

Child Development & Psychology Majors in KS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of child development majors in Kansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 4.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.9%
  • White: 77.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.5%
  • Other Races: 7.6%
Child Development & Psychology Majors in KS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Psychology Grads in Kansas

There are 3,840 people in the state and 624,440 people in the nation working in child development jobs.

Child Development & Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. KS

Wages for Child Development & Psychology Jobs in Kansas

A typical salary for a child development grad in the state is $81,530, compared to a typical salary of $88,490 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Kansas that offer child development degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

105 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
22,221 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. A typical student attending K -State will pay a net price of $18,450.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
27,690 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 84%. Most students complete their degree in 4.41 years. This public school has an average net price of $18,571.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
15,523 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 54%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.50%.


McPherson College

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
819 Total Students

The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at McPherson College. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Child Development & Psychology Careers in KS

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title KS Job Growth KS Median Salary
Psychology Professors 14% $71,850
Managers 11% $96,210
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 9% $58,900
Psychologists 0% $102,420

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to child development.

Major Annual Graduates in KS
General Psychology 973
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 228

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