Psychology Schools In Illinois

Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 61 accredited psychology schools in Illinois. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Illinois, and the future trends in 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. Adler School of Professional Psychology

    65 East Wacker Place, Suite 2100, Chicago, Illinois 60601-7298

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  2. Augustana College in Rock Island

    639 38th St, Rock Island, Illinois 61201-2296

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  3. Aurora University

    347 S Gladstone Ave, Aurora, Illinois 60506-4892

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  4. Blackburn College

    700 College Ave, Carlinville, Illinois 62626

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  5. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

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  6. Midwestern University in Downers Grove

    555 31st Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515-5514

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  7. The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago

    325 N Wells Street, Chicago, Illinois 60654

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  8. Chicago State University

    9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60628-1598

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  9. University of Chicago

    5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60637

    5 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Concordia University in River Forest

    7400 Augusta, River Forest, Illinois 60305-1499

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  11. DePaul University

    55 E Jackson, Chicago, Illinois 60604

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. East-West University

    816 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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  13. Eastern Illinois University

    600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920

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  14. Elmhurst College

    190 Prospect Ave, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126-3096

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  15. Eureka College

    300 E. College Ave., Eureka, Illinois 61530

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  16. Governors State University

    1 University Pky, University Park, Illinois 60484

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  17. Greenville College

    315 E. College Ave, Greenville, Illinois 62246

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  18. Hebrew Theological College

    7135 N Carpenter Rd, Skokie, Illinois 60077

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  19. Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

    3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, Illinois 60064

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  20. University of Illinois at Chicago

    601 S Morgan, Chicago, Illinois 60607

    150 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. Benedictine University

    5700 College Rd, Lisle, Illinois 60532-0900

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  22. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    601 E John Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711

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  23. Illinois Wesleyan University

    1312 N Park St, Bloomington, Illinois 61702-2900

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  24. Illinois College

    1101 W College Ave, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650-2299

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  25. Illinois Institute of Technology

    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  26. Argosy University-Chicago

    225 N. Michigan Ave, Ste 1300, Chicago, Illinois 60601

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  27. Illinois State University

    North and School Streets, Normal, Illinois 61790-1000

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  28. Judson University

    1151 N State St, Elgin, Illinois 60123-1498

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  29. Knox College

    2 E South St, Galesburg, Illinois 61401-9999

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  30. Lake Forest College

    555 N Sheridan Road, Lake Forest, Illinois 60045-2399

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  31. Lewis University

    One University Parkway, Romeoville, Illinois 60446-2200

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  32. Lincoln Christian University

    100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln, Illinois 62656-2111

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  33. Loyola University Chicago

    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  34. MacMurray College

    447 E. College Ave, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650-2590

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  35. McKendree University

    701 College Rd, Lebanon, Illinois 62254-1291

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  36. Millikin University

    1184 W Main St, Decatur, Illinois 62522-2084

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  37. Monmouth College

    700 E Broadway, Monmouth, Illinois 61462-1998

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  38. National-Louis University

    122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

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  39. North Central College

    30 N Brainard St, Naperville, Illinois 60540

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  40. North Park University

    3225 W Foster Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4895

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  41. Northern Illinois University

    1425 W. Lincoln Hwy., Dekalb, Illinois 60115-2828

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  42. Northwestern University

    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

    12 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  43. Northeastern Illinois University

    5500 N Saint Louis Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4699

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  44. Olivet Nazarene University

    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

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  45. Quincy University

    1800 College Ave, Quincy, Illinois 62301-2699

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  46. Rockford College

    5050 E State St, Rockford, Illinois 61108-2311

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  47. Roosevelt University

    430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1394

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  48. Dominican University

    7900 W Division St, River Forest, Illinois 60305

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  49. University of St Francis

    500 N Wilcox St, Joliet, Illinois 60435-6188

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  50. Saint Xavier University

    3700 W 103rd St, Chicago, Illinois 60655

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  51. University of Illinois at Springfield

    One University Plaza, Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

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  52. Saint Augustine College

    1333-45 W Argyle, Chicago, Illinois 60640-3593

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  53. Springfield College in Illinois

    1500 North Fifth Street, Springfield, Illinois 62702-2694

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  54. Southern Illinois University Carbondale

    Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  55. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

    Il State Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1001

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  56. Trinity Christian College

    6601 W College Dr, Palos Heights, Illinois 60463-0929

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  57. Trinity International University in Deerfield

    2065 Half Day Rd, Deerfield, Illinois 60015-1283

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  58. Western Illinois University

    1 University Circle, Macomb, Illinois 61455

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  59. Wheaton College in Wheaton

    501 College Ave, Wheaton, Illinois 60187-5593

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  60. Argosy University-Schaumburg

    999 North Plaza Dr., Suite 111, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173-5403

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  61. Ellis University

    111 N Canal St Ste 380, Chicago, Illinois 60606

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Cities

  1. Psychology Schools in Chicago, IL17 Schools
  2. Psychology Schools in Jacksonville, IL2 Schools
  3. Psychology Schools in Springfield, IL2 Schools
  4. Psychology Schools in River Forest, IL2 Schools
  5. Psychology Schools in Dekalb, IL1 Schools
  6. Psychology Schools in Rockford, IL1 Schools
  7. Psychology Schools in Carlinville, IL1 Schools
  8. Psychology Schools in Elgin, IL1 Schools
  9. Psychology Schools in Rock Island, IL1 Schools
  10. Psychology Schools in Elmhurst, IL1 Schools
  11. Psychology Schools in Galesburg, IL1 Schools
  12. Psychology Schools in Lincoln, IL1 Schools
  13. Psychology Schools in Schaumburg, IL1 Schools
  14. Psychology Schools in Macomb, IL1 Schools
  15. Psychology Schools in Wheaton, IL1 Schools
  16. Psychology Schools in Monmouth, IL1 Schools
  17. Psychology Schools in Carbondale, IL1 Schools
  18. Psychology Schools in Evanston, IL1 Schools
  19. Psychology Schools in Eureka, IL1 Schools
  20. Psychology Schools in Peoria, IL1 Schools
  21. Psychology Schools in Joliet, IL1 Schools
  22. Psychology Schools in Bloomington, IL1 Schools
  23. Psychology Schools in Romeoville, IL1 Schools
  24. Psychology Schools in Normal, IL1 Schools
  25. Psychology Schools in Palos Heights, IL1 Schools
  26. Psychology Schools in Champaign, IL1 Schools
  27. Psychology Schools in Aurora, IL1 Schools
  28. Psychology Schools in Charleston, IL1 Schools
  29. Psychology Schools in Downers Grove, IL1 Schools
  30. Psychology Schools in Edwardsville, IL1 Schools
  31. Psychology Schools in Deerfield, IL1 Schools
  32. Psychology Schools in Lisle, IL1 Schools
  33. Psychology Schools in Greenville, IL1 Schools
  34. Psychology Schools in Lake Forest, IL1 Schools
  35. Psychology Schools in Naperville, IL1 Schools
  36. Psychology Schools in Lebanon, IL1 Schools
  37. Psychology Schools in North Chicago, IL1 Schools
  38. Psychology Schools in Quincy, IL1 Schools
  39. Psychology Schools in Skokie, IL1 Schools
  40. Psychology Schools in Bourbonnais, IL1 Schools
  41. Psychology Schools in Decatur, IL1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Psychology Employment

Illinois 4,790
National 112,810

Approximately 4% of the country's psychology professionals work in Illinois state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Illinois

5,330 5,070 4,700 4,210 4,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Illinois, the field of psychology is shrinking. 540 less psychology professionals were working in Illinois in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Illinois, this field has shrunk by 10% in four years. This is faster than the trend for psychology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of psychology professionals has grown by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

$72,195 $72,215 $72,220 $73,320 $75,873
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by psychology professionals is increasing in Illinois. The mean salary for psychology professionals in 2006 was $72,195 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $75,873 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$35,210
25th percentile
$53,810
50th percentile
$70,690
75th percentile
$89,497
90th percentile
$112,613

Thus, there was a 5% growth in psychology professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Illinois, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of psychology. The pay differential between the highest paid psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 220%

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Illinois

Christian Counseling
$48,082
Clinical Psychology
$61,968
Counseling
$49,662
Forensic Psychology
$81,255
Organizational Psychology
$65,110
Psychology
$75,873
School Psychology
$71,730
Sociology
$63,925
Sports Psychology
$71,730

In Illinois, 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 Illinois

associate
1
bachelor
67
master
69
doctor
45
Certificate
15
Total197

The number of students graduating from the 61 accredited psychology schools in Illinois is increasing. In 2006, 5,019 students graduated from psychology courses in Illinois. And in 2010, 5,897 students graduated.

This represents a 17% increase in the number of psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Illinois state. 35% of these graduates received an master's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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