Best Psychology Colleges in Massachusetts

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Massachusetts that offer Psychology degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 59 Psychology schools located within Massachusetts. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Psychology Colleges in Massachusetts for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA

University of Massachusetts-Amherst offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 520 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 498 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Master's degrees, and 9 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 72 Reviews
2 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 336 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 279 Bachelor's degrees, 44 Master's degrees, and 13 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
3 University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell, MA

University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 369 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 234 Bachelor's degrees, 130 Certificates degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
4 Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 179 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 179 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
5 Brandeis University Waltham, MA

Brandeis University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 154 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 138 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
6 Northeastern University Boston, MA

Northeastern University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 176 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 172 Bachelor's degrees, 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
7 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
8 Tufts University Medford, MA

Tufts University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 90 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 79 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Doctoral degrees, and 4 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
9 Williams College Williamstown, MA

Williams College offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a outlying town. In 2015, 61 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 61 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 Wellesley College Wellesley, MA

Wellesley College offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 55 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 55 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews

List of all Psychology Colleges in Massachusetts

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Massachusetts-Amherst University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA
3/5
21 : 1 29,269
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
University of Massachusetts-Lowell University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell, MA
3/5
25 : 1 18,047
Boston College Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA
5/5
15 : 1 14,354
Brandeis University Brandeis University Waltham, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,752
Northeastern University Northeastern University Boston, MA
5/5
15 : 1 19,940
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Tufts University Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
11 : 1 11,137
Williams College Williams College Williamstown, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,171
Wellesley College Wellesley College Wellesley, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,510
Bridgewater State University Bridgewater State University Bridgewater, MA
3/5
23 : 1 11,089
University of Massachusetts-Boston University of Massachusetts-Boston Boston, MA
3/5
20 : 1 17,030
Worcester State University Worcester State University Worcester, MA
3/5
24 : 1 6,306
College of the Holy Cross College of the Holy Cross Worcester, MA
5/5
9 : 1 2,729
Amherst College Amherst College Amherst, MA
5/5
8 : 1 1,795
Westfield State University Westfield State University Westfield, MA
3/5
20 : 1 6,496
Framingham State University Framingham State University Framingham, MA
3/5
27 : 1 6,398
Springfield College Springfield College Springfield, MA
5/5
13 : 1 3,241
Salem State University Salem State University Salem, MA
3/5
19 : 1 9,215
Suffolk University Suffolk University Boston, MA
5/5
18 : 1 7,922
Western New England University Western New England University Springfield, MA
5/5
15 : 1 3,912
Smith College Smith College Northampton, MA
5/5
9 : 1 2,874
Stonehill College Stonehill College Easton, MA
5/5
13 : 1 2,400
Clark University Clark University Worcester, MA
5/5
14 : 1 3,485
Bay Path University Bay Path University Longmeadow, MA
5/5
20 : 1 3,107

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Additional Psychology Degree Facts for Massachusetts Schools

Massachusetts Schools offering online Psychology degrees

Online Psychology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 336 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Psychology degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
University of Massachusetts-Lowell 130 0 206 0 0
Bunker Hill Community College 0 64 0 0 0
Endicott College 0 0 58 0 0
Bay Path University 0 0 55 0 0
Lesley University 0 0 39 0 0
How many Massachusetts schools offer online Psychology degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 2 Associate's
  • 7 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Psychology degree programs were earned in Massachusetts?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 4 Colleges 101 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 55 Colleges 4,321 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 5 Colleges 142 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 10 Colleges 52 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 17 Colleges 266 Graduates
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