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Child Development & Psychology Schools in Tennessee

In 2018-2019, 46 students earned their Child Development degrees in TN.

A Child Development & Psychology major is the 156th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Child Development & Psychology Majors in Tennessee

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 40
Master’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

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

Child Development & Psychology Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.5%
  • Black or African American: 4.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.5%
  • White: 63.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 17.4%
  • Other Races: 2.2%
Child Development & Psychology Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Child Development & Psychology Grads in Tennessee

There are 17,170 people in the state and 624,440 people in the nation working in child development jobs.

Child Development & Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Child Development & Psychology Jobs in Tennessee

Child Development grads earn an average of $74,260 in the state and $88,490 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Tennessee that offer child development degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
12,824 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.50% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $53,400 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 84%.

#2

Maryville College

Maryville
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
1,146 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,524. The average student takes 4.17 years to complete their degree at Maryville College. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
2,942 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $33,100 after graduation. This private institution charges an average net price of $25,016. It takes the average student 4.74 years to graduate.

#4

Welch College

Gallatin
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
403 Total Students

The average student takes 4.36 years to complete their degree at Welch. 91% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $21,879.

#4

Lee University

Cleveland
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
5,386 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. The 8.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $18,485.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,008 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at TWU. Graduates earn an average $32,400 after graduation.

Child Development & Psychology Careers in TN

Some of the careers child development majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Psychology Professors 16% $65,170
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 14% $64,330
Managers 13% $74,130
Psychologists 4% $95,990

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
General Psychology 1,929
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 364
Other Psychology 9

View all majors related to Child Development & Psychology

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