Illinois Clinical Psychologists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Clinical Psychologists in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Clinical Psychologists in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Peoria, Bloomington and Rockford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Champaign, Chicago and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Clinical Psychologists in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Rockford and Springfield

Schools for Clinical Psychologists in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Clinical Psychology Schools in Illinois

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, MS in Psychology - General Psychology, MS in Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology, Master of Science in General Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: BS in Psychology, AA in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
Argosy University
Chicago, Phoenix, Schaumburg

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Clinical Psychology (PsyD), Psychology (BA) (Online), Psychology (BA)
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor

Pursue a certificate, master, or doctorate degree in Psychology at The Chicago School for Professional Psychology.

  • Programs: Psy.D. Clinical Psychology, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis, Ph.D. Applied Behavior Analysis, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Certificate

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Psychology - BA, General Psychology - PhD of Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor

University of Valley Forge was founded in 1939 and is part of an international network of Assemblies of God colleges and universities.

  • Programs: BS in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Judson University School of Leadership and Business Adult and Graduate Programs

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Illinois Clinical Psychology Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adler School of Professional Psychology Chicago Doctorate 549
Augustana College Rock Island Bachelor 2,537
Aurora University Aurora Doctorate 3,946
Blackburn College Carlinville Bachelor 617
Bradley University Peoria Doctorate 6,053
Chicago School of Professional Psychology Chicago Doctorate 1,327
Chicago State University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 6,810
Concordia University River Forest River Forest Doctorate 4,126
DePaul University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 23,401
Dominican University River Forest Masters 3,338
Eastern Illinois University Charleston Masters 12,179
Elmhurst College Elmhurst Masters 3,184
Eureka College Eureka Bachelor 672
Governors State University University Park Doctorate 5,692
Greenville College Greenville Masters 1,528
Illinois College Jacksonville Bachelor 1,014
Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 7,277
Illinois State University Normal Doctorate 20,274
Illinois Wesleyan University Bloomington Bachelor 2,094
Judson University Elgin Masters 1,236
Knox College Galesburg Bachelor 1,371
Lake Forest College Lake Forest Masters 1,456
Lewis University Romeoville Doctorate 5,347
Loyola University Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 15,545
MacMurray College Jacksonville Bachelor 648
McKendree University Lebanon Masters 3,312
Midwestern University Downers Grove Downers Grove Doctorate & First Professional 1,978
Millikin University Decatur Masters 2,376
Monmouth College Monmouth Bachelor 1,343
National-Louis University Chicago Doctorate 7,405
North Central College Naperville Masters 2,559
Northeastern Illinois University Chicago Masters 12,814
Northern Illinois University Dekalb Doctorate & First Professional 25,254
Northwestern University Evanston Doctorate & First Professional 19,005
Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais Doctorate 4,636
Quincy University Quincy Masters 1,323
Rockford College Rockford Masters 1,566
Roosevelt University Chicago Doctorate 7,163
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science North Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 1,729
Saint Augustine College Chicago Chicago Bachelor 1,289
Saint Xavier University Chicago Masters 5,675
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale Doctorate & First Professional 20,983
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Edwardsville Masters & First Professional 13,398
Springfield College in Illinois Springfield Associate 608
Trinity Christian College Palos Heights Bachelor 1,367
Trinity International University Deerfield Deerfield Doctorate & First Professional 2,783
University of Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 14,538
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 25,747
University of Illinois at Springfield Springfield Doctorate 4,855
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign Doctorate & First Professional 42,326
University of St Francis Joliet Masters 3,503
Western Illinois University Macomb Doctorate 13,331
Wheaton College Wheaton Wheaton Doctorate 2,895

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Clinical Psychologists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Clinical Psychologists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Clinical Psychologists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 80 $70660 1.06
Carbondale 50 $48820 1.31
Marion 50 $48820 1.31
Champaign 40 $76950 0.53
Urbana 40 $76950 0.53
Decatur 30 $57210 0.81
Peoria 70 $78960 0.49
Rockford 80 $74470 0.71
Kankakee 60 $75470 1.69
Springfield 90 $45730 1.15
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