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Forensic Psychology Schools In Connecticut

Forensic Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited forensic psychology school in Connecticut. The trends in Connecticut's forensic psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in forensic psychology includes forensic psychology training at the forensic psychology certificate level.


  1. University of New Haven

    300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Forensic Psychology Employment

Connecticut 2,110
National 111,390

Approximately 2% of the country's forensic psychology professionals work in Connecticut state.

Employment Growth for Forensic psychology professionals In Connecticut

1,710 1,670 1,890 1,960 2,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of forensic psychology professionals is growing in Connecticut. In 2010 there were 400 more forensic psychology professionals working in Connecticut than there were in 2006. Thus, in Connecticut, this field has grown by 23% in four years. This growth is faster than the national trend for forensic psychology professionals which shows a 6% increase in the number of forensic psychology professionals working around the nation.

Forensic Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$79,465 $83,190 $74,975 $83,055 $81,810
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Connecticut, as the number of forensic psychology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by forensic psychology professionals are increasing. Forensic psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $79,465 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $81,810 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic psychology professionals in Connecticut

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This represents a growth in salaries of 3%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Connecticut state, within the field of forensic psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid forensic psychology professionals earn 150% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Forensic psychology professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Clinical Psychology
Criminal Justice
Forensic Psychology
Forensic Science

In Connecticut, 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 Connecticut


The number of students graduating from the only accredited forensic psychology school in Connecticut is decreasing. In Connecticut, there were 12 graduates in 2006. And there were 2 graduates from forensic psychology courses in 2010.

This represents a 83% decrease in the number of forensic psychology degree or certificate school graduates in Connecticut state. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned an undergraduate certificate in forensic psychology.

Forensic Psychology Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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