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Clinical & Counseling Psychology in Georgia

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Clinical & Counseling Psychology Schools in Georgia

552 Clinical Psychology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Clinical & Counseling Psychology is the 63rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Clinical & Counseling Psychology Majors in Georgia

Clinical Psychology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 274
Bachelor’s Degree 171
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 58
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 58
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 58
Post-Master’s Certificate 44
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 44
Associate’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a clinical psychology major is more popular with women than with men.

Clinical & Counseling Psychology Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of clinical psychology majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 38.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.5%
  • White: 47.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Clinical & Counseling Psychology Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Clinical & Counseling Psychology Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 17,300 people employed in jobs related to a clinical psychology degree, compared to 625,220 nationwide.

Clinical & Counseling Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Clinical & Counseling Psychology Jobs in Georgia

In this state, clinical psychology grads earn an average of $89,190. Nationwide, they make an average of $95,610.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Georgia that offer clinical psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

122 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
7,038 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.85 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
8,740 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.70%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
38,652 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 91% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.30%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,971.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
34,316 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $14,519. Graduates earn an average $35,200 after graduation. 23 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
26,408 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. In their early career, GaSou grads earn an average salary of $33,700. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

#6

Brenau University

Gainesville
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,842 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,083. It takes the average student 4.40 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 53%.

#7

Toccoa Falls College

Toccoa Falls
29 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,656 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 35%. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid.

#8

Point University

West Point
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
2,248 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.43 years to complete their degree at Point. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,901.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
19,722 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.80% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $9,994. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

#10

LaGrange College

Lagrange
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,029 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,699.

Clinical & Counseling Psychology Careers in GA

Some of the careers clinical psychology majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Psychology Professors 19% $70,490
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 17% $71,200
Psychologists 10% $101,780
Managers 9% $109,920

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to clinical psychology.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
General Psychology 3,255
Child Development & Psychology 316
Other Psychology 22

View all majors related to Clinical & Counseling Psychology

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