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School Psychology Schools In Louisiana

In Louisiana, there are 4 accredited schools where school psychology classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Louisiana's school psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in school psychology includes school psychology training at the following levels:


  1. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National School Psychology Employment

Louisiana 270
National 100,700

Approximately 0% of the country's school psychology professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for School psychology professionals In Louisiana

280 270 240 280 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of school psychology professionals is shrinking in Louisiana. In 2010 there were 10 less school psychology professionals working in Louisiana than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has shrunk by 4% in four years. This decline is faster than the national trend for school psychology professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of school psychology professionals working around the nation.

School Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$50,590 $57,860 $64,860 $74,070 $73,080
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by school psychology professionals is increasing in Louisiana. The mean salary for school psychology professionals in 2006 was $50,590 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $73,080 per year.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in Louisiana

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Thus, there was a 31% growth in school psychology professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of school psychology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid school psychology professionals earning 202% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Louisiana state.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Clinical Psychology
Educational Leadership
Mental Health
School Psychology
Social Work
Special Education
Speech Therapy

School psychology professionals in Louisiana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

School Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana


As the number of school psychology professionals is decreasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited school psychology schools in Louisiana state is increasing. In Louisiana, there were 14 graduates in 2006. And there were 18 graduates from school psychology courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 29% percent increase in the number of school psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana. 75% of these graduates received a undergraduate certificate in school psychology.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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