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General Psychology Schools in Minnesota

In 2018-2019, 3,010 students earned their Psychology degrees in MN.

In this state, General Psychology is the 4th most popular major out of a total 288 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Minnesota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 2,258
Master’s Degree 440
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 268
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 268
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 268
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 44
Post-Master’s Certificate 44

Gender Distribution

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

General Psychology Majors in MN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of psychology majors in Minnesota is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Black or African American: 13.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.1%
  • White: 62.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.8%
  • Other Races: 10.5%
General Psychology Majors in MN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Minnesota

There are 13,720 people in the state and 625,220 people in the nation working in psychology jobs.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. MN

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Minnesota

A typical salary for a psychology grad in the state is $93,310, compared to a typical salary of $95,610 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 31 colleges in Minnesota that offer psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Walden University

Minneapolis
735 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
50,360 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. An average student at Walden University will pay a net price of $21,276.

530 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
50,734 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,800 a year. It takes the average student 4.26 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

#3

Capella University

Minneapolis
474 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
37,171 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $7,290. 14% of the teachers are full time.

157 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
11,024 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,500 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 82%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it.

108 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
7,861 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $15,549. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.00%. It takes the average student 5.27 years to graduate.

102 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
14,374 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 5.47 years. A typical student attending Minnesota State University - Mankato will pay a net price of $16,035. The full-time teacher rate is 67%.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
7,792 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,399. Most students complete their degree in 5.39 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
4,043 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time.

#9

St Olaf College

Northfield
63 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
3,048 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. The 0.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. The average student takes 4.04 years to complete their degree at St. Olaf.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
5,111 Total Students

The average student takes 5.28 years to complete their degree at Bemidji State University. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.60%. This public school has an average net price of $15,624.

General Psychology Careers in MN

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title MN Job Growth MN Median Salary
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 12% $84,630
Psychologists 7% $102,640
Psychology Professors 7% $76,690
Managers 7% $118,410

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

Major Annual Graduates in MN
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 2,179
Child Development & Psychology 371
Other Psychology 136

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