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2021 Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota

11 Colleges
$43,182 Avg Salary
$44,568 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology School for You

In 2018-2019, clinical, counseling and applied psychology students earned 2,179 degrees and certificates from a Minnesota school, making the subject the 9th in the state.

It's not easy to decide which program to enroll in when you have so many options available. You're no longer limited to schools in your local area, either, since online programs are becoming more prevalent. Or you may find the programs at a trade school to be a better alternative for you.

Along with in-depth profiles of schools and the programs they offer, Course Advisor has created the Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota to help you in your search for the best school for you. This report analyzed 11 schools in Minnesota to see which ones offered the best programs for students.

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2021 Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota

The colleges and universities below are the best for clinical psychology majors pursuing a .

Top 10 Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools

Our analysis found University of Minnesota - Twin Cities to be the best school for clinical, counseling and applied psychology students who want to pursue a degree in Minnesota. Located in the city of Minneapolis, UMN Twin Cities is a public college with a very large student population.

On average, clinical psychology graduates from UMN Twin Cities take out $33,000 in student loans while working on their degree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $385.

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The excellent programs at Minnesota State University - Mankato helped the school earn the #2 place on this year’s ranking of the best clinical, counseling and applied psychology schools in Minnesota. Located in the small city of Mankato, Minnesota State University - Mankato is a public school with a fairly large student population.

The average amount in student loans that clinical psychology majors at Minnesota State University - Mankato take out is $26,783. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $312, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#3

Saint Cloud State University

Saint Cloud, MN

The excellent programs at Saint Cloud State University helped the school earn the #3 place on this year’s ranking of the best clinical, counseling and applied psychology schools in Minnesota. St. Cloud State University is a fairly large public school located in the small city of Saint Cloud.

While working on their degree, clinical psychology majors at St. Cloud State University accumulate an average of around $29,990 in student debt. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $333.

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You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend University of Northwestern - St Paul. It ranked #4 on our 2021 Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota list. Northwestern is a small private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of Saint Paul.

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You’ll join some of the best and brightest minds around you if you attend Minnesota State University - Moorhead. The school came in at #5 on this year’s Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota list. Located in the suburb of Moorhead, Minnesota State University - Moorhead is a public college with a medium-sized student population.

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University of St Thomas Minnesota landed the #6 spot in the 2021 rankings for the best clinical, counseling and applied psychology programs. Located in the large city of Saint Paul, UST MN is a private not-for-profit school with a moderately-sized student population.

After completing their degree, clinical psychology graduates from UST MN carry an average student debtload of $48,774. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $568, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#7

Augsburg University

Minneapolis, MN

Augsburg University landed the #7 spot in the 2021 rankings for the best clinical, counseling and applied psychology programs. Located in the city of Minneapolis, Augsburg is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

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Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota came in at #8 in this year’s edition of the Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota ranking. SMU MN is a moderately-sized private not-for-profit school located in the town of Winona.

The average amount in student loans that clinical psychology majors at SMU MN take out is $41,000. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $478, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#9

Bethel University Minnesota

Saint Paul, MN

Bethel University Minnesota ranked #9 on this year’s Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota list. Located in the large suburb of Saint Paul, Bethel University Minnesota is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

Clinical Psychology majors at Bethel University Minnesota take out an average of $39,000 in student loans while working on their egree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $454.

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#10

Capella University

Minneapolis, MN

Capella University ranked #10 on this year’s Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Schools in Minnesota list. Located in the large city of Minneapolis, Capella University is a private for-profit college with a fairly large student population.

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Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Colleges in the Plains States Region

Explore all the Best Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Colleges in the Plains States Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Missouri 467
Kansas 228
Iowa 101
Nebraska 120
North Dakota 96
South Dakota 55

Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology is one of 3 different types of programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
General Psychology 130,917
Child Development & Psychology 13,150
Other Psychology 3,056

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 11 schools only.

  • Read more about our ranking methodology.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).

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