Psychology Schools In Georgia

There are 51 accredited psychology schools in Georgia for faculty who teach psychology classes to choose from. The trends in Georgia's psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in psychology 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. Agnes Scott College

    141 E. College Ave, Decatur, Georgia 30030-3797

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  2. Albany State University

    504 College Dr., Albany, Georgia 31705

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  3. Andrew College

    501College St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840-5550

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  4. Armstrong Atlantic State University

    11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997

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  5. Atlanta Christian College

    2605 Ben Hill Rd, East Point, Georgia 30344

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  6. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

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  7. Augusta State University

    2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-2200

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  8. Berry College

    2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149

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  9. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  10. Brewton-Parker College

    201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, Georgia 30445

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  11. Clayton State University

    2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, Georgia 30260-0285

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  12. Columbus State University

    4225 University Ave, Columbus, Georgia 31907-5645

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  13. Covenant College

    14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750-4164

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  14. South University-Savannah

    709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, Georgia 31406

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  15. Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs

    181 Springs St, Franklin Springs, Georgia 30639

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  16. Emory University

    408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322

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  17. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

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  18. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

    225 North Ave, Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0530

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  19. Georgia Southwestern State University

    800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, Georgia 31709-4693

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  20. Georgia College & State University

    231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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  21. Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus

    201 E Greene St, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061-3398

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  22. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  23. Georgia State University

    33 gilmer st, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083

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  24. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

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  25. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  26. LaGrange College

    601 Broad St., Lagrange, Georgia 30240-2999

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  27. Life University

    1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, Georgia 30060

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  28. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  29. Morehouse College

    830 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314

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  30. North Georgia College & State University

    82 College Circle, Dahlonega, Georgia 30597-1001

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  31. Oglethorpe University

    4484 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319-2797

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  32. Paine College

    1235 15th St, Augusta, Georgia 30901-3182

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  33. Piedmont College

    165 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010

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  34. Reinhardt University

    7300 Reinhardt Circle, Waleska, Georgia 30183-2981

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  35. Savannah State University

    3219 College Street, Savannah, Georgia 31404-5310

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  36. Shorter University

    315 Shorter Ave, Rome, Georgia 30165

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  37. Spelman College

    350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4399

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  38. Southern Polytechnic State University

    1100 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, Georgia 30060-2896

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  39. Thomas University

    1501 Millpond Rd, Thomasville, Georgia 31792

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  40. Toccoa Falls College

    107 North Chapel Drive, Toccoa Falls, Georgia 30598-7062

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  41. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  42. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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  43. University of West Georgia

    1601 Maple St, Carrollton, Georgia 30118-0001

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  44. Argosy University-Atlanta

    980 Hammond Drive, Suite 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30328

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  45. Georgia Military College-Augusta Campus

    115 Davis Road, Martinez, Georgia 30907

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  46. Georgia Military College-Atlanta Campus

    320 W. Broad St Suite 200, Fairburn, Georgia 30213

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  47. University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus

    8200 Roberts Dr, Sandy Springs, Georgia 30350-4147

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  48. University of Phoenix-Columbus Georgia Campus

    4747 Hamilton Rd Ste E, Columbus, Georgia 31904-6359

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  49. University of Phoenix-Savannah Campus

    8001 Chatham Center Dr Ste 200, Savannah, Georgia 31405-7400

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  50. Georgia Gwinnett College

    1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043

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  51. University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus

    3152 Perimeter Pkwy, Augusta, Georgia 30909-4583

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Psychology Employment

Georgia 3,030
National 112,810

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

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Georgia

2,390 2,330 2,600 2,370 3,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, the field of psychology is growing. In Georgia, 640 more psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Georgia, this field has grown by 27% in four years. This growth 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 Georgia

$71,873 $68,560 $70,300 $72,545 $74,195
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
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The amount earned by psychology professionals is increasing in Georgia. In 2006 psychology professionals made a mean salary of $71,873 per year, and in 2010 they made $74,195 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$38,375
25th percentile
$58,070
50th percentile
$76,180
75th percentile
$88,500
90th percentile
$100,315

This represents a 3% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of psychology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid psychology professionals earning 161% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Georgia state.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Georgia

Christian Counseling
$51,165
Clinical Psychology
$62,328
Counseling
$48,735
Forensic Psychology
$74,195
Psychology
$74,195
School Psychology
$70,080
Sociology
$58,370
Sports Psychology
$70,080

In Georgia, psychology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
5
bachelor
54
master
16
doctor
10
Certificate
5
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The number of students graduating from the 51 accredited psychology schools in Georgia is increasing. In 2006 there were 2,544 psychology graduates from psychology courses in Georgia and in 2010 there were 2,599 graduates.

This represents a 2% increase in the number of psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Georgia state. Most of these graduates, or 60%, earned an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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