Psychology Schools In Utah

Utah has 12 accredited psychology schools where psychology faculty who teach psychology classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Utah, 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. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Southern Utah University

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Utah State University

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Utah Valley University

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Salt Lake Community College

    4600 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. University of Utah

    201 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-9008

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Weber State University

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Westminster College in Salt Lake City

    1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. University of Phoenix-Utah Campus

    5373 S. Green Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123-4642

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Argosy University-Salt Lake City

    121 Election Rd Ste 300, Draper, Utah 84020

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Psychology Employment

Utah 910
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Utah state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Utah

870 680 710 690 910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Utah, psychology is a growing field. In Utah, 40 more psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of psychology has grown by 5% in Utah. This is slower 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 Utah

$63,540 $65,900 $66,010 $65,955 $66,185
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to psychology professionals are growing in Utah. Psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $63,540 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $66,185 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$22,865
25th percentile
$52,265
50th percentile
$68,310
75th percentile
$81,450
90th percentile
$96,105

This represents a 4% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Utah, 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 320%

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Utah

Christian Counseling
$49,085
Clinical Psychology
$58,350
Counseling
$46,322
Forensic Psychology
$66,185
Psychology
$66,185
School Psychology
$55,720
Sociology
$62,870
Sports Psychology
$55,720

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
4
bachelor
10
master
7
doctor
7
Certificate
2
Total30

As the number of psychology professionals is increasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 12 accredited psychology schools in Utah state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 1,296 psychology graduates from psychology courses in Utah and in 2010 there were 1,355 graduates.

This represents a 5% increase in the number of psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Utah state. 33% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Utah

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