Forensic Psychology Schools In Missouri

Missouri has is only one accredited forensic psychology school where forensic psychology faculty who teach forensic psychology classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic psychology in the state of Missouri, which encompasses forensic psychology training at the forensic psychology certificate level.


  1. Missouri State University

    901 S National, Springfield, Missouri 65897

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Forensic Psychology Employment

Missouri 1,650
National 111,390

Approximately 1% of the country's forensic psychology professionals work in Missouri state.

Employment Growth for Forensic psychology professionals In Missouri

1,460 1,340 1,400 1,440 1,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Missouri, forensic psychology is a growing field. In Missouri, 190 more forensic psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of forensic psychology has grown by 13% in Missouri. This growth is faster than the change in the number of forensic psychology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of forensic psychology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Forensic Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Missouri

$59,430 $62,590 $65,775 $67,690 $70,620
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of forensic psychology professionals is growing, the salaries paid to forensic psychology professionals are increasing in Missouri. Forensic psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $59,430 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $70,620 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic psychology professionals in Missouri

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Thus, forensic psychology professionals' salaries grew by 16% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Missouri, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of forensic psychology. The pay differential between the highest paid forensic psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 263%

Average Salaries for Forensic psychology professionals and related professions in Missouri

Clinical Psychology
Criminal Justice
Forensic Psychology
Forensic Science

Forensic psychology professionals in Missouri earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Missouri


A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in forensic psychology.

Forensic Psychology Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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