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Forensic Psychology Schools In Arizona

In Arizona, there is only one accredited school where forensic psychology classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic psychology in the state of Arizona, which encompasses forensic psychology training at the forensic psychology masters degree level.


  1. Prescott College

    220 Grove Ave, Prescott, Arizona 86301

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Forensic Psychology Employment

Arizona 1,760
National 111,390

Of all of the forensic psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Arizona state.

Employment Growth for Forensic psychology professionals In Arizona

1,970 1,870 1,570 1,570 1,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arizona, forensic psychology is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 210 less forensic psychology professionals working in Arizona than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for forensic psychology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of forensic psychology professionals has grown by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Forensic Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$25,525 $89,880 $98,650 $81,460 $82,410
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Arizona, as the number of forensic psychology professionals is declining, the salaries earned by forensic psychology professionals are increasing. Forensic psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $25,525 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $82,410 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic psychology professionals in Arizona

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Thus, forensic psychology professionals' salaries grew by 69% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of forensic psychology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid forensic psychology professionals earning 139% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Arizona state.

Average Salaries for Forensic psychology professionals and related professions in Arizona

Clinical Psychology
Criminal Justice
Forensic Psychology
Forensic Science

In Arizona, forensic psychology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona


The number of students graduating from the only accredited forensic psychology school in Arizona is decreasing.

This represents a 100% decrease in the number of forensic psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Arizona state. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a master's degree in forensic psychology.

Forensic Psychology Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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