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Clinical Psychology Schools In South Carolina

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


  1. University of South Carolina-Columbia

    Columbia, South Carolina 29208

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Clinical Psychology Employment

South Carolina 1,570
National 254,740

Of all of the clinical psychology professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of South Carolina.

Employment Growth for Clinical psychology professionals In South Carolina

1,200 1,100 1,450 1,600 1,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of clinical psychology professionals is growing in South Carolina. 370 more clinical psychology professionals were working in South Carolina in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of clinical psychology has grown by 31% in South Carolina. This growth is faster than the national trend for clinical psychology professionals which shows a 17% increase in the number of clinical psychology professionals working around the nation.

Clinical Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in South Carolina

$41,050 $53,113 $55,088 $56,435 $58,372
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Clinical Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of clinical psychology professionals is growing, the salaries paid to clinical psychology professionals are increasing in South Carolina. In 2006 clinical psychology professionals made a mean salary of $41,050 per year, and in 2010 they made $58,372 per year.

Salary percentiles for Clinical psychology professionals in South Carolina

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Thus, clinical psychology professionals' salaries grew by 30% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of clinical psychology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid clinical psychology professionals earning 157% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in South Carolina state.

Average Salaries for Clinical psychology professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Mental Health
Organizational Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Clinical psychology professionals in South Carolina earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Clinical Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Carolina


The number of students graduating from the only accredited clinical psychology school in South Carolina is decreasing. In 2006 there were 18 clinical psychology graduates from clinical psychology courses in South Carolina and in 2010 there were 11 graduates.

This represents a 39% decrease in the number of clinical psychology degree or certificate school graduates in South Carolina state. 50% of these graduates received a doctor's degree in clinical psychology.

Clinical Psychology Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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