Forensic Psychology Schools In Rhode Island

In Rhode Island, there is only one accredited school where forensic psychology classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic psychology academic community in Rhode Island, and the future trends in forensic psychology training at the forensic psychology masters degree level.


  1. Roger Williams University

    One Old Ferry Rd, Bristol, Rhode Island 02809-2923

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Rhode Island Vs. National Forensic Psychology Employment

Rhode Island 530
National 111,390

Of all of the forensic psychology professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Rhode Island.

Employment Growth for Forensic psychology professionals In Rhode Island

660 590 540 500 530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Forensic Psychology is a shrinking field in Rhode Island. In Rhode Island, 130 less forensic psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of forensic psychology professionals has shrunk by 20%. This is faster than the trend for forensic psychology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of forensic psychology professionals has grown by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Forensic Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Rhode Island

$68,740 $72,355 $74,705 $69,935 $72,445
$45,814 $47,319 $48,863 $50,877 $52,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by forensic psychology professionals is increasing in Rhode Island. In 2006 forensic psychology professionals made a mean salary of $68,740 per year, and in 2010 they made $72,445 per year.

Salary percentiles for Forensic psychology professionals in Rhode Island

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Thus, forensic psychology professionals' salaries grew by 5% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Rhode Island state, within the field of forensic psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid forensic psychology professionals earn 198% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Forensic psychology professionals and related professions in Rhode Island

Clinical Psychology
Criminal Justice
Forensic Psychology

In Rhode Island, forensic psychology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Rhode Island


100% of these graduates received a master's degree in forensic psychology.

Forensic Psychology Faculty Salaries in Rhode Island

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