Psychology Schools In Louisiana

In Louisiana, there are 23 accredited schools where psychology classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology training in Louisiana, 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. Centenary College of Louisiana

    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71134-1188

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  2. Dillard University

    2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

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  3. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  4. Louisiana State University at Alexandria

    8100 Hwy 71 South, Alexandria, Louisiana 71302-9121

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  5. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  7. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  8. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

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  9. Loyola University New Orleans

    6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143

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  10. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  11. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

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  12. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  13. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  14. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

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  15. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

    4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131-7399

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  16. Our Lady of the Lake College

    7434 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808-4380

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  17. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  18. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  19. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  20. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  21. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

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  22. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

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  23. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Psychology Employment

Louisiana 490
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Louisiana

420 420 390 480 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, the field of psychology is growing. In Louisiana, 70 more psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has grown by 17% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of psychology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of psychology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$61,030 $65,865 $70,275 $75,395 $76,015
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Louisiana, as the number of psychology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by psychology professionals are increasing. Psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $61,030 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $76,015 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$44,625
25th percentile
$57,570
50th percentile
$74,315
75th percentile
$90,935
90th percentile
$108,895

This represents a 20% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Louisiana state, within the field of psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid psychology professionals earn 144% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Christian Counseling
$39,592
Clinical Psychology
$54,918
Counseling
$45,013
Forensic Psychology
$76,015
Psychology
$76,015
School Psychology
$73,080
Sociology
$61,250
Sports Psychology
$73,080

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
2
bachelor
25
master
14
doctor
5
Certificate
4
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The number of students graduating from the 23 accredited psychology schools in Louisiana is increasing. In 2006, 1,263 students graduated from psychology courses in Louisiana. And in 2010, 1,327 students graduated.

Thus there was a 5% percent increase in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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