Chicago School Of Professional Psychology

Chicago School Of Professional Psychology

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, popularly referred to as The Chicago School, was established in 1979 and began offering classes a year later. The main campus is located in Chicago, Illinois, but it also operates the following campuses:

  • Irvine Campus in California
  • Los Angeles Campus in California
  • University Center of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois
  • Westwood Campus in California

The Chicago School awards the Master of Arts, and the Doctor of Psychology degrees. Students can also opt for courses in subjects like forensic psychology, clinical psychology, business psychology, applied behavior analysis, applied industrial/ organizational psychology, and school psychology. In addition, the school offers various online courses and certificate programs. Training and research facilities are provided through the following centers of the school:

  • Center for International Studies
  • Center for Latino Mental Health
  • Center for Multicultural and Diversity Studies

The Chicago School supports a number of student clubs and organizations including the Chicago School Student Association, the Community Activism Committee, the Social Justice Group, the Society for Business Psychology, I/ O Task Force, MACC Council, Pride, Social Cultural Affairs Committee, and the International Student Organization.

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Chicago School of Professional Psychology
325 N Wells Street
Chicago , IL 60654
General Phone: (312) 329-6600

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Chicago School of Professional Psychology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Therapy and Counseling354clinical psychology, organizational psychology, forensic psychology

Number of programs and degrees for Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree2903
Post-master's certificate11
Doctor's degree522
Postbaccalaureate certificate111

Chicago School of Professional Psychology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Chicago School of Professional Psychology had a total enrollment of 1,327 students (1,169 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 63%
Black 12%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 10%
(Foreign Students) 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 48%
25-29 36%
30-34 7%
35-39 3%
40-49 2%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Chicago School of Professional Psychology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Chicago, Illinois for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Illinois Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Chicago School of Professional Psychology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Chicago School of Professional Psychology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2155300)

Chicago School of Professional Psychology Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track2533

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year6$79,0222*
Associate professorcalendar year10$73,7429$77,637
Assistant professorcalendar year9$65,29122$68,848
All faculty totalcalendar year25$71,96733$72,552

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Chicago School of Professional Psychology Degree Programs (2007)

Therapy And Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology

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