Psychology Schools In Florida

Florida has 46 accredited psychology schools where psychology faculty who teach psychology classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology training in Florida, which includes psychology training at the following levels:

  • Psychology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Psychology
  • Bachelors degree in Psychology
  • Masters degree in Psychology
  • PhD degree in Psychology


Schools

  1. Barry University

    11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, Florida 33161-6695

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  2. Bethune-Cookman University

    640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3099

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  3. Lynn University

    3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-5598

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  4. Carlos Albizu University-Miami Campus

    2173 N.W. 99th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33172-2209

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  5. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Clearwater Christian College

    3400 Gulf to Bay Blvd, Clearwater, Florida 33759-4595

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  7. South University-West Palm Beach

    9801 Belvedere Road, Royal Palm Beach, Florida 33411

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  8. Eckerd College

    4200 54th Ave S, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33711-4700

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  9. Edward Waters College

    1658 Kings Rd, Jacksonville, Florida 32209

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  10. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

    600 S Clyde Morris Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3900

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  11. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Tallahassee, Florida 32307

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  12. Florida Atlantic University

    777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

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  13. Flagler College

    74 King Street, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084

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  14. Florida Institute of Technology

    150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, Florida 32901-6975

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

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  16. Florida Memorial University

    15800 NW 42 Avenue, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6199

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  17. Florida Southern College

    111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, Florida 33801-5698

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  18. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Jacksonville University

    2800 University Blvd N, Jacksonville, Florida 32211-3394

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  21. Trinity International University in Davie

    8190 West State Road 84, Davie, Florida 33324

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  22. University of Miami

    University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  23. University of North Florida

    1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32224-2645

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  24. Nova Southeastern University

    3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

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  25. Palm Beach Atlantic University-West Palm Beach

    901 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

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  26. Rollins College

    1000 Holt Ave, Winter Park, Florida 32789-4499

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  27. Saint Leo University

    33701 State Road 52, Saint Leo, Florida 33574-6665

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  28. Argosy University-Sarasota

    5250 17th Street, Sarasota, Florida 34235

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  29. University of South Florida-Main Campus

    4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, Florida 33620-9951

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  30. Saint Thomas University

    16401 NW 37th Ave, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6459

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  31. Stetson University

    421 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, Florida 32723

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  32. Southeastern University

    1000 Longfellow Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33801-6034

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  33. The University of Tampa

    401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33606-1490

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  34. Warner University

    13895 Hwy 27, Lake Wales, Florida 33859-8797

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  35. The University of West Florida

    11000 University Parkway, Pensacola, Florida 32514-5750

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  36. South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary

    747 S Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, Florida 33441

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  37. Hodges University

    2655 Northbrooke Drive, Naples, Florida 34119-7932

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  38. Argosy University-Tampa

    1403 N. Howard Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33607

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  39. University of Phoenix-Central Florida Campus

    2290 Lucien Way, Suite 400, Maitland, Florida 32751-7001

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  40. Florida Gulf Coast University

    10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965-6565

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  41. University of Phoenix-South Florida Campus

    600 N. Pine Island Road Suite 500, Plantation, Florida 33324-1393

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  42. University of Phoenix-North Florida Campus

    4500 Salisbury Road N Ste 200, Jacksonville, Florida 32216-0959

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  43. University of Phoenix-West Florida Campus

    12802 Tampa Oaks Blvd Ste 200, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637-1920

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  44. University of South Florida-St. Petersburg Campus

    140 Seventh Ave S., St. Petersburg, Florida 33701-9807

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  45. University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

    8350 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida 34243-2049

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  46. University of South Florida-Polytechnic

    3433 Winter Lake Rd, Lakeland, Florida 33803-9807

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Psychology Employment

Florida 3,560
National 112,810

Approximately 3% of the country's psychology professionals work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Florida

5,010 4,470 4,330 4,410 3,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Florida, psychology is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 1,450 less psychology professionals working in Florida than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of psychology professionals has shrunk by 29%. This decline is faster than the national trend for psychology professionals which shows a 6% increase in the number of psychology professionals working around the nation.

Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$79,710 $70,830 $91,337 $92,857 $83,125
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to psychology professionals are growing in Florida. In 2006 psychology professionals made a mean salary of $79,710 per year, and in 2010 they made $83,125 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$46,695
25th percentile
$61,370
50th percentile
$78,430
75th percentile
$109,355
90th percentile
$126,785

This represents a growth in salaries of 4%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Florida state, within the field of psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid psychology professionals earn 172% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Florida

Christian Counseling
$43,635
Clinical Psychology
$61,650
Counseling
$46,968
Forensic Psychology
$83,125
Psychology
$83,125
School Psychology
$69,870
Sociology
$75,790
Sports Psychology
$69,870

In Florida, psychology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
2
bachelor
50
master
44
doctor
26
Certificate
9
Total131

The number of students graduating from the 46 accredited psychology schools in Florida is increasing. In 2006 there were 5,492 psychology graduates from psychology courses in Florida and in 2010 there were 5,863 graduates.

Thus there was a 7% percent increase in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Florida. 38% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Florida

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