School Psychology Schools In Alabama

There is only one accredited school psychology school in Alabama for faculty who teach school psychology classes to choose from. The trends in Alabama's school psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in school psychology includes school psychology training at the following levels:

  • School Psychology Certificate
  • Masters degree in School Psychology
  • PhD degree in School Psychology


  1. The University of Alabama

    739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0166

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National School Psychology Employment

Alabama 580
National 100,700

Approximately 1% of the country's school psychology professionals work in Alabama state.

Employment Growth for School psychology professionals In Alabama

650 690 540 500 580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of school psychology professionals is shrinking in Alabama. There were 70 less school psychology professionals working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for school psychology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of school psychology professionals has grown by 3% between 2006 and 2010.

School Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$68,310 $61,990 $75,600 $76,500 $71,830
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Alabama, as the number of school psychology professionals is declining, the salaries earned by school psychology professionals are increasing. In 2006 school psychology professionals made a mean salary of $68,310 per year, and in 2010 they made $71,830 per year.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in Alabama

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Thus, school psychology professionals' salaries grew by 5% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 181% pay differential between the highest paid school psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of school psychology in Alabama.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in Alabama

Clinical Psychology
Educational Leadership
Mental Health
School Psychology
Social Work
Special Education
Speech Therapy

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

Educational Trends

School Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama


As the number of school psychology professionals is decreasing in Alabama state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited school psychology school in Alabama state is increasing. In 2006 there were 8 school psychology graduates from school psychology courses in Alabama and in 2010 there were 28 graduates.

This represents a 250% increase in the number of school psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Alabama state. 50% of these graduates received a doctor's degree in school psychology.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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