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Basic Certificate in General Psychology

149 Yearly Graduations
84% Women
38% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
In recent years, the majority of the students getting degrees in this area were female, and 38% were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 1.3% of psychology graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Psychology Majors

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 149 students earned their basic certificate in psychology. The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in psychology at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 108,627
Associate’s Degree 14,051
Master’s Degree 6,210
Doctor’s Degree 1,672
Graduate Certificate 205
Basic Certificate 149
Undergraduate Certificate 3

Earnings of Psychology Majors With Basic Certificate

At this time, we do not have the data to estimate the median earnings for this class of people.

Student Debt

We do not have the data to calculate the median and range of debt loads for psychology students who are basic certificate holders.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their basic certificate in psychology. About 83.9% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 24
Women 125
Gender Diversity of Basic Certificate in Psychology

The racial-ethnic distribution of psychology basic certificate students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 9
Black or African American 10
Hispanic or Latino 35
White 86
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 7
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Psychology Basic Certificate Students

Below are some popular majors that are similar to psychology that offer basic certificate.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 100
Other Psychology 25
Child Development & Psychology 9


*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

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