Psychology Schools In Minnesota

Minnesota has 37 accredited psychology schools where psychology faculty who teach psychology classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the state of Minnesota, which encompasses 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. Walden University

    155 Fifth Ave S, Suite 100, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

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  2. Augsburg College

    2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454

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  3. Bemidji State University

    1500 Birchmont Dr, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601

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  4. Bethany Lutheran College

    700 Luther Dr, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

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  5. Bethel University in Saint Paul

    3900 Bethel Dr, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55112-6902

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  6. Carleton College

    One North College Street, Northfield, Minnesota 55057-4001

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  7. Concordia College at Moorhead

    901 S 8th St, Moorhead, Minnesota 56562

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  8. Concordia University-Saint Paul

    275 Syndicate Street North, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55104-5494

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  9. Gustavus Adolphus College

    800 West College Avenue, Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082-1498

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  10. Hamline University

    1536 Hewitt Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55104-1284

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  11. Itasca Community College

    1851 Hwy 169 East, Grand Rapids, Minnesota 55744-3397

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  12. Macalester College

    1600 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105-1899

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  13. Minnesota State University-Mankato

    South Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

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  14. Argosy University-Twin Cities

    1515 Central Parkway, Eagan, Minnesota 55121

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  15. Metropolitan State University

    700 E Seventh St, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55106-5000

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  16. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

    100 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0213

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  17. University of Minnesota-Crookston

    2900 University Ave, Crookston, Minnesota 56716-5001

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  18. Crossroads College

    920 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55902-2382

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  19. University of Minnesota-Duluth

    515 Darland Administration Bldg, Duluth, Minnesota 55812

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  20. University of Minnesota-Morris

    309 Behmler Hall, Morris, Minnesota 56267

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  21. Minnesota State University-Moorhead

    1104 7th Ave S, Moorhead, Minnesota 56563

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  22. North Central University

    910 Elliot Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404-1391

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  23. Northwestern College in Saint Paul

    3003 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55113-1598

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  24. College of Saint Benedict

    37 S. College Ave., Saint Joseph, Minnesota 56374

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  25. Saint Cloud State University

    720 Fourth Ave. South, Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498

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  26. Saint Johns University

    31802 County Rd 159, Collegeville, Minnesota 56321

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  27. Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

    700 Terrace Heights, Winona, Minnesota 55987-1399

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  28. St. Olaf College

    1520 St Olaf Ave, Northfield, Minnesota 55057-1098

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  29. Crown College

    8700 College View Drive, Saint Bonifacius, Minnesota 55375-9001

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  30. The College of Saint Scholastica

    1200 Kenwood Ave, Duluth, Minnesota 55811-4199

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  31. University of St Thomas in Saint Paul

    2115 Summit Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105-1078

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  32. St. Catherine University

    2004 Randolph Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105

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  33. Southwest Minnesota State University

    1501 State St, Marshall, Minnesota 56258-5468

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  34. Winona State University

    8th and Johnson St, Winona, Minnesota 55987-5838

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  35. Adler Graduate School

    1550 East 78th Street, Richfield, Minnesota 55423

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  36. University of Phoenix-Minneapolis/St Paul Campus

    435 Ford Rd Ste 1000, Saint Louis Park, Minnesota 55426-4915

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Minnesota Vs. National Psychology Employment

Minnesota 2,720
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Minnesota state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Minnesota

3,040 2,870 2,640 2,560 2,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of psychology professionals is shrinking in Minnesota. 320 less psychology professionals were working in Minnesota in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% decline in the field. 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 Minnesota

$64,490 $65,040 $85,393 $84,563 $84,683
$45,649 $48,094 $49,813 $50,330 $51,158
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Minnesota, as the number of psychology professionals is declining, the salaries earned by psychology professionals are increasing. The mean salary for psychology professionals in 2006 was $64,490 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $84,683 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Minnesota

10th percentile
$45,890
25th percentile
$60,737
50th percentile
$89,360
75th percentile
$104,613
90th percentile
$116,810

Thus, there was a 24% growth in psychology professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of psychology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid psychology professionals earning 155% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Minnesota state.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Minnesota

Christian Counseling
$50,282
Clinical Psychology
$57,858
Counseling
$50,563
Forensic Psychology
$68,100
Organizational Psychology
$117,850
Psychology
$84,683
School Psychology
$63,610
Sociology
$69,260
Sports Psychology
$63,610

Psychology professionals in Minnesota earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
3
bachelor
40
master
30
doctor
23
Certificate
14
Total110

The number of students graduating from the 37 accredited psychology schools in Minnesota is increasing. In 2006 there were 2,652 psychology graduates from psychology courses in Minnesota and in 2010 there were 3,382 graduates.

Thus there was a 28% percent increase in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Minnesota. Most of these graduates, or 36%, earned an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Minnesota

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