Psychology Schools In Missouri

There are 41 accredited psychology schools in Missouri for faculty who teach psychology classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology training in Missouri, 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. Avila University

    11901 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64145-1698

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  2. Central Methodist University-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

    411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, Missouri 65248-1198

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  3. University of Central Missouri

    Warrensburg, Missouri 64093

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  4. Columbia College in Columbia on Rogers

    1001 Rogers Street, Columbia, Missouri 65216

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  5. Crowder College

    601 Laclede Ave, Neosho, Missouri 64850

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  6. Culver-Stockton College

    One College Hill, Canton, Missouri 63435-1299

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  7. Drury University

    900 N.Benton, Springfield, Missouri 65802-3791

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  8. Evangel University

    1111 N Glenstone, Springfield, Missouri 65802

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  9. Fontbonne University

    6800 Wydown Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63105-3098

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  10. Forest Institute of Professional Psychology

    2885 W Battlefield Rd, Springfield, Missouri 65807

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  11. Hannibal-Lagrange College

    2800 Palmyra Rd, Hannibal, Missouri 63401-1999

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  12. Lincoln University in Jefferson City

    820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101

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  13. Lindenwood University

    209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695

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  14. Maryville University of Saint Louis

    650 Maryville University Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141-7299

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Missouri Baptist University

    One College Park Dr, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141-8698

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  16. Missouri Southern State University

    3950 E Newman Rd, Joplin, Missouri 64801-1595

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  17. Missouri Valley College

    500 E College St, Marshall, Missouri 65340

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  18. Missouri Western State University

    4525 Downs Dr, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64507

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  19. University of Missouri-Columbia

    105 Jesse Hall, Columbia, Missouri 65211

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. University of Missouri-Kansas City

    5100 Rockhill Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64110

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. Missouri University of Science and Technology

    1870 Miner Circle, Rolla, Missouri 65409

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  22. University of Missouri-St Louis

    One University Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri 63121-4400

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  23. Truman State University

    100 E Normal, Kirksville, Missouri 63501-4221

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  24. Northwest Missouri State University

    800 University Drive, Maryville, Missouri 64468-6001

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  25. College of the Ozarks

    100 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout, Missouri 65726-0017

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  26. Park University

    8700 NW River Park Dr, Parkville, Missouri 64152-3795

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  27. Rockhurst University

    1100 Rockhurst Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64110-2561

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  28. Saint Louis University-Main Campus

    One Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63103-2097

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  29. Southwest Baptist University

    1600 University Ave, Bolivar, Missouri 65613-2596

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  30. Stephens College

    1200 E Broadway, Columbia, Missouri 65215

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  31. Southeast Missouri State University

    One University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701-9980

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  32. Missouri State University

    901 S National, Springfield, Missouri 65897

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  33. Washington University in St Louis

    One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

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  34. Webster University

    470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194

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  35. Westminster College in Fulton

    501 Westminster Ave, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1299

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  36. William Jewell College

    500 College Hill, Liberty, Missouri 64068-1896

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  37. William Woods University

    One University Avenue, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1098

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  38. University of Phoenix-St Louis Campus

    13801 Riverport Dr Ste 102, Saint Louis, Missouri 63043-4828

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  39. University of Phoenix-Kansas City Campus

    901 E 104th St Ste 200, Kansas City, Missouri 64131-3459

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  40. Central Methodist University-College of Graduate & Extended Studies

    411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, Missouri 65248-1198

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  41. University of Phoenix-Springfield Campus

    1343 E Kingsley St, Springfield, Missouri 65804-7216

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Psychology Employment

Missouri 1,700
National 112,810

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

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Missouri

1,460 1,340 1,400 1,500 1,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Missouri, the field of psychology is growing. There were 240 more psychology professionals working in Missouri in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of psychology professionals has grown by 16%. 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 Missouri

$59,430 $62,590 $65,775 $81,243 $47,080
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to psychology professionals are declining in Missouri. The mean salary for psychology professionals in 2006 was $59,430 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $47,080 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Missouri

10th percentile
$18,543
25th percentile
$35,070
50th percentile
$49,890
75th percentile
$58,123
90th percentile
$67,333

Thus, psychology professionals' salaries declined by 26% in 4 years. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. In the state of Missouri, 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 263%

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Missouri

Christian Counseling
$47,753
Clinical Psychology
$54,430
Counseling
$43,198
Forensic Psychology
$70,620
Organizational Psychology
$0
Psychology
$47,080
School Psychology
$64,990
Sociology
$49,880
Sports Psychology
$64,990

Psychology professionals in Missouri earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
5
bachelor
48
master
22
doctor
7
Certificate
4
Total86

As the number of psychology professionals is increasing in Missouri state, the number of students graduating from the 41 accredited psychology schools in Missouri state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 3,307 psychology graduates from psychology courses in Missouri and in 2010 there were 3,060 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Missouri by 7%. A majority of these graduates, or 56%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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