Washington Psychologists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Psychologists in Washington

Fast Facts for Psychologists in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Tacoma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Seattle
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Seattle

Salaries for Psychologists in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Tacoma

Schools for Psychologists in Washington are listed below.

Selected Psychology Schools in Washington

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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: Psychology, MS in Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization, MS in Psychology - General 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 - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Psychology - Bachelor, Industrial/Organizational Psychology - MSIOP (Master's)
  • 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: AA in Psychology
  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: BA/Cognitive Studies, MA Psychology, BA/Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Industrial Organizational Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

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

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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: Psychology (BA) (Online), Forensic Psychology (MA) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • Programs: MA in Psychology, General Psychology, MA in Psychology, Health and Wellness Psychology , Doctor of Psychology, Sports and Performance Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate
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More Washington Psychology Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Antioch University Seattle Seattle Doctorate 916
Bastyr University Kenmore Doctorate & First Professional 1,103
Central Washington University Ellensburg Masters 10,505
City University of Seattle Bellevue Masters 3,566
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Gonzaga University Spokane Doctorate & First Professional 6,873
Heritage University Toppenish Masters 1,198
Northwest University Kirkland Masters 1,259
Pacific Lutheran University Tacoma Masters 3,661
Saint Martin's University Lacey Masters 1,605
Seattle Pacific University Seattle Doctorate 3,842
Seattle University Seattle Doctorate 7,529
University of Puget Sound Tacoma Masters 2,772
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
Walla Walla University College Place Masters 1,829
Washington State University Pullman Doctorate & First Professional 24,396
Western Washington University Bellingham Masters 14,276
Whitman College Walla Walla Bachelor 1,489
Whitworth University Spokane Masters 2,607

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Psychologists

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for 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


Seattle 310 $95980 1.89
Tacoma 310 $95980 1.89
Bellevue 310 $95980 1.89
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