Clinical Psychology Schools In North Carolina

In North Carolina, there are 4 accredited schools where clinical psychology classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in clinical psychology in the state of North Carolina, which encompasses clinical psychology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Clinical Psychology
  • Masters degree in Clinical Psychology


  1. Appalachian State University

    Boone, North Carolina 28608

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. East Carolina University

    East 5th Street, Greenville, North Carolina 27858-4353

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Mount Olive College

    634 Henderson St, Mount Olive, North Carolina 28365-0919

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, North Carolina 28223-0001

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

North Carolina Vs. National Clinical Psychology Employment

North Carolina 6,830
National 254,740

Of all of the clinical psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in North Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Clinical psychology professionals In North Carolina

4,380 4,760 5,890 6,700 6,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Clinical Psychology is a growing field in North Carolina. In North Carolina, 2,450 more clinical psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of clinical psychology professionals has grown by 56%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of clinical psychology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of clinical psychology professionals has grown by 17% from 2006 to 2010.

Clinical Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in North Carolina

$53,060 $57,055 $59,035 $61,128 $59,765
$42,193 $43,618 $45,387 $46,982 $48,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Clinical Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In North Carolina, as the number of clinical psychology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by clinical psychology professionals are increasing. The mean salary for clinical psychology professionals in 2006 was $53,060 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $59,765 per year.

Salary percentiles for Clinical psychology professionals in North Carolina

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This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of clinical psychology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid clinical psychology professionals earning 137% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in North Carolina state.

Average Salaries for Clinical psychology professionals and related professions in North Carolina

Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Mental Health
Organizational Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Clinical psychology professionals in North Carolina earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Clinical Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in North Carolina


As the number of clinical psychology professionals is increasing in North Carolina state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited clinical psychology schools in North Carolina state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 17 clinical psychology graduates from clinical psychology courses in North Carolina and in 2010 there were 24 graduates.

This represents a 41% increase in the number of clinical psychology degree or certificate school graduates in North Carolina state. Most of these graduates, or 75%, earned a master's degree in clinical psychology.

Clinical Psychology Faculty Salaries in North Carolina

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