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General Psychology Schools in Wisconsin

2,206 Psychology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, General Psychology is the 8th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 2,087
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 53
Master’s Degree 40
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 26
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 26
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 26

Gender Distribution

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

General Psychology Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 3.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.4%
  • White: 78.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.1%
  • Other Races: 4.8%
General Psychology Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 16,140 people employed in jobs related to a psychology degree, compared to 625,220 nationwide.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Wisconsin

In this state, psychology grads earn an average of $80,620. Nationwide, they make an average of $95,610.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 33 colleges in Wisconsin that offer psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

486 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
43,463 Total Students

62% of students get financical aid. The 1.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 82% are considered full time.

198 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
10,597 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,478. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

136 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
27,012 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,661. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time. 83% of students get financical aid.

129 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
8,566 Total Students

A typical student attending UW - Green Bay will pay a net price of $14,487. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 63% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
11,604 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,500 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#6

Marquette University

Milwaukee
114 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
11,605 Total Students

The average student takes 4.27 years to complete their degree at Marquette. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 58%.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
13,059 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.50% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,900 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
16,410 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.81 years. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. The 3.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
9,086 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,192. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
4,295 Total Students

A typical student attending UW - Parkside will pay a net price of $11,856. Most students complete their degree in 4.98 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time.

General Psychology Careers in WI

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Managers 13% $75,630
Psychology Professors 11% $69,010
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 10% $77,090
Psychologists 6% $90,160

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 406
Other Psychology 22

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