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Clinical & Counseling Psychology Schools in Illinois

1,761 Clinical Psychology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Clinical & Counseling Psychology major is the 26th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Clinical & Counseling Psychology Majors in Illinois

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,275
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 330
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 330
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 330
Bachelor’s Degree 91
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 65
Post-Master’s Certificate 65

Gender Distribution

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

Clinical & Counseling Psychology Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.0%
  • Black or African American: 14.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.5%
  • White: 53.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.0%
  • Other Races: 8.7%
Clinical & Counseling Psychology Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Clinical & Counseling Psychology Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 6,470 people employed in jobs related to a clinical psychology degree, compared to 625,220 nationwide.

Clinical & Counseling Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Clinical & Counseling Psychology Jobs in Illinois

Clinical Psychology grads earn an average of $87,410 in the state and $95,610 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 38 colleges in Illinois that offer clinical psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

353 Degrees in Major Awarded

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%.

#2

Adler University

Chicago
318 Degrees in Major Awarded

The 2.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. 98% of the teachers are full time.

138 Degrees in Major Awarded
93% Graduation Rate
22,127 Total Students

83% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $58,900 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.12 years.

134 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,992 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $14,303. 99% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 6.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
4,329 Total Students

An average student at Roosevelt will pay a net price of $22,702. 35% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $36,800 after graduation.

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
17,007 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $34,024.

#7

Governors State University

University Park
60 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,857 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 45%. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Graduates earn an average $37,300 after graduation.

59 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
17,002 Total Students

5 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 83% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.06 years.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $87,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 0.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 99% of the teachers are full time.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
89% Graduation Rate
2,944 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,200 after earning their degree at this institution. 84% of students get financical aid.

Clinical & Counseling Psychology Careers in IL

Some of the careers clinical psychology majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 6% $71,340
Psychology Professors 5% $79,600

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
General Psychology 3,596
Child Development & Psychology 749
Other Psychology 31

View all majors related to Clinical & Counseling Psychology

View Nationwide Clinical & Counseling Psychology Report

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