Psychology Schools In North Carolina

North Carolina has 51 accredited psychology schools where psychology faculty who teach psychology classes can find employment. The trends in North Carolina'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
  • Bachelors degree in Psychology
  • Masters degree in Psychology
  • PhD degree in Psychology


Schools

  1. Appalachian State University

    Boone, North Carolina 28608

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  2. Barton College

    200 ACC Drive NE, Wilson, North Carolina 27893-7000

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  3. Belmont Abbey College

    100 Belmont-Mt Holly Road, Belmont, North Carolina 28012-1802

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  4. Bennett College for Women

    900 E Washington St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401-3239

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  5. Brevard College

    One Brevard College Drive, Brevard, North Carolina 28712

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  6. Campbell University

    450 Leslie Campbell Ave, Buies Creek, North Carolina 27506

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  7. Catawba College

    2300 W Innes St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

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  8. Chowan University

    One University Place, Murfreesboro, North Carolina 27855

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  9. Davidson College

    102 N. Main Street, Davidson, North Carolina 28035

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  10. Duke University

    103 Allen Bldg, Durham, North Carolina 27708

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  11. East Carolina University

    East 5th Street, Greenville, North Carolina 27858-4353

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  12. Elizabeth City State University

    1704 Weeksville Rd, Elizabeth City, North Carolina 27909

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  13. Elon University

    100 Campus Drive, Elon, North Carolina 27244-2010

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  14. Fayetteville State University

    1200 Murchison Rd, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28301-4298

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  15. Gardner-Webb University

    Main St, Boiling Springs, North Carolina 28017-0997

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  16. Greensboro College

    815 W Market St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401-1875

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  17. Guilford College

    5800 W Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, North Carolina 27410-4108

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  18. High Point University

    833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, North Carolina 27262-3598

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  19. John Wesley College

    2314 North Centennial Street, High Point, North Carolina 27265-3197

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  20. Johnson C Smith University

    100 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28216-5398

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  21. Lees-McRae College

    275 College Drive, Banner Elk, North Carolina 28604-0128

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  22. Lenoir-Rhyne University

    625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory, North Carolina 28601

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  23. Livingstone College

    701 W Monroe St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144

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  24. Mars Hill College

    100 Athletic St, Mars Hill, North Carolina 28754

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  25. Meredith College

    3800 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607-5298

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  26. Methodist University

    5400 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28311-1420

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  27. Montreat College

    310 Gaither Circle, Box 1267, Montreat, North Carolina 28757-1267

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  28. Mount Olive College

    634 Henderson St, Mount Olive, North Carolina 28365-0919

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  29. North Carolina A & T State University

    1601 E Market St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27411

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  30. University of North Carolina at Asheville

    One University Hts, Asheville, North Carolina 28804-8510

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  31. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    103 South Bldg Cb 9100, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599

    29 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  32. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, North Carolina 28223-0001

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  33. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

    1000 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402-6170

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  34. North Carolina Central University

    1801 Fayetteville Street, Durham, North Carolina 27707

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  35. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

    2101 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7001

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  36. North Carolina Wesleyan College

    3400 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27804

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  37. University of North Carolina-Wilmington

    601 South College Road, Wilmington, North Carolina 28403-5963

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  38. Peace College

    15 E Peace St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604-1194

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  39. University of North Carolina at Pembroke

    One University Drive, Pembroke, North Carolina 28372-1510

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  40. Pfeiffer University

    48380 Hwy 52n, Misenheimer, North Carolina 28109-0960

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  41. Queens University of Charlotte

    1900 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, North Carolina 28274-0001

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  42. Saint Augustines College

    1315 Oakwood Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610-2298

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  43. Salem College

    601 S Church St, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27101

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  44. Shaw University

    118 East South Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601

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  45. St Andrews Presbyterian College

    1700 Dogwood Mile, Laurinburg, North Carolina 28352

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  46. Wake Forest University

    1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27106

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  47. Warren Wilson College

    701 Warren Wilson Rd, Swannanoa, North Carolina 28778-2099

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  48. Wingate University

    220 North Camden Road, Wingate, North Carolina 28174-0159

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  49. Winston-Salem State University

    601 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27110-0001

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  50. Western Carolina University

    Cullowhee, North Carolina 28723-9646

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  51. University of Phoenix-Charlotte Campus

    3800 Arco Corporate Dr Ste 100, Charlotte, North Carolina 28273-3409

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

North Carolina Vs. National Psychology Employment

North Carolina 2,850
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals in the country, nearly 3% are in the state of North Carolina.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In North Carolina

2,430 2,410 2,700 2,850 2,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In North Carolina, the field of psychology is growing. In North Carolina, 420 more psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of psychology professionals has grown by 17%. 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 North Carolina

$62,250 $67,770 $83,637 $87,463 $84,063
$42,193 $43,618 $45,387 $46,982 $48,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of psychology professionals is growing, the salaries paid to psychology professionals are increasing in North Carolina. In 2006 psychology professionals made a mean salary of $62,250 per year, and in 2010 they made $84,063 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in North Carolina

10th percentile
$53,283
25th percentile
$64,197
50th percentile
$76,960
75th percentile
$107,580
90th percentile
$120,423

Thus, there was a 26% growth in psychology professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 126% pay differential between the highest paid psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of psychology in North Carolina.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in North Carolina

Christian Counseling
$53,460
Clinical Psychology
$59,765
Counseling
$46,720
Forensic Psychology
$75,055
Organizational Psychology
$102,080
Psychology
$84,063
School Psychology
$63,120
Sociology
$65,755
Sports Psychology
$63,120

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

Educational Trends

Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in North Carolina

associate
0
bachelor
58
master
22
doctor
7
Certificate
3
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The number of students graduating from the 51 accredited psychology schools in North Carolina is increasing. In North Carolina, there were 2,826 graduates in 2006. And there were 3,026 graduates from psychology courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 7% percent increase in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in North Carolina. A majority of these graduates, or 64%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in North Carolina

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