School Psychology Schools In Pennsylvania

In Pennsylvania, there are 14 accredited schools where school psychology classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the school psychology academic community in Pennsylvania, and the future trends in school psychology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Bucknell University

    Dent Drive, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. California University of Pennsylvania

    250 University Ave, California, Pennsylvania 15419-1394

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Duquesne University

    Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Eastern University

    1300 Eagle Rd, Saint Davids, Pennsylvania 19087-3696

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

    219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Immaculata University

    1145 King Rd, Immaculata, Pennsylvania 19345-0702

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus

    1011 South Dr 201 Sutton Hall, Indiana, Pennsylvania 15705-1098

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Lehigh University

    27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Marywood University

    2300 Adams Ave, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18509-1598

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

    4170 City Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

    4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Saint Vincent College

    300 Fraser Purchase Rd, Latrobe, Pennsylvania 15650-2690

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Temple University

    1801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National School Psychology Employment

Pennsylvania 4,840
National 100,700

Approximately 5% of the country's school psychology professionals work in Pennsylvania state.

Employment Growth for School psychology professionals In Pennsylvania

3,940 4,180 4,310 4,340 4,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of school psychology professionals is growing in Pennsylvania. 900 more school psychology professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Pennsylvania, this field has grown by 23% in four years. 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 Pennsylvania

$61,420 $65,910 $65,360 $67,030 $66,570
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Pennsylvania, as the number of school psychology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by school psychology professionals are increasing. In 2006 school psychology professionals made a mean salary of $61,420 per year, and in 2010 they made $66,570 per year.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$36,060
25th percentile
$47,980
50th percentile
$62,650
75th percentile
$80,480
90th percentile
$99,660

This represents a 8% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Pennsylvania state, within the field of school psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid school psychology professionals earn 176% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Clinical Psychology
$58,615
Educational Leadership
$78,240
Mental Health
$36,590
Organizational Psychology
$94,670
Psychology
$81,473
School Psychology
$66,570
Social Work
$45,045
Sociology
$81,000
Special Education
$58,603
Speech Therapy
$52,200

In Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
14
doctor
10
Certificate
3
Total29

The number of students graduating from the 14 accredited school psychology schools in Pennsylvania is increasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 283 graduates in 2006. And there were 318 graduates from school psychology courses in 2010.

This represents a 12% increase in the number of school psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Pennsylvania state. 48% of these graduates received a master's degree in school psychology.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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