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Psychology Schools In Nevada

In Nevada, there are 7 accredited schools where psychology classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Nevada, and the future trends in psychology training at the following levels:


  1. College of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

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  2. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

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  3. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Sierra Nevada College

    999 Tahoe Blvd., Incline Village, Nevada 89451

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  5. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus

    7455 W Washington Ave, Las Vegas, Nevada 89128-4340

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  6. Nevada State College

    1125 Nevada State Drive, Henderson, Nevada 89002

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  7. University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus

    10345 Professional Cir, Ste 200, Reno, Nevada 89251-5862

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Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Psychology Employment

Nevada 450
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Nevada

410 470 460 460 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Psychology is a growing field in Nevada. There were 40 more psychology professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Nevada, this field has grown by 10% in four years. This is faster than the trend for psychology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of psychology professionals has grown by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$61,540 $83,625 $88,265 $71,260 $71,260
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by psychology professionals is increasing in Nevada. Psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $61,540 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $71,260 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Nevada

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This represents a growth in salaries of 14%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Nevada, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of psychology. The pay differential between the highest paid psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 122%

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Nevada

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada


As the number of psychology professionals is increasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited psychology schools in Nevada state is also increasing. In 2006, 580 students graduated from psychology courses in Nevada. And in 2010, 613 students graduated.

Thus there was a 6% percent increase in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada. A majority of these graduates, or 38%, graduated with an master's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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