Best Psychology Colleges in Pennsylvania

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Pennsylvania 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 116 Psychology schools located within Pennsylvania. 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 Pennsylvania for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 465 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 432 Bachelor's degrees, 19 Master's degrees, and 14 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 132 Reviews
2 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 422 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 394 Bachelor's degrees, 18 Master's degrees, and 10 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 72 Reviews
3 Temple University Philadelphia, PA

Temple University offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 377 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 352 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Doctoral degrees, and 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
4 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 133 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 80 Bachelor's degrees, 46 Master's degrees, and 7 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
5 West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester, PA

West Chester University of Pennsylvania offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 292 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 254 Bachelor's degrees, and 38 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 Lafayette College Easton, PA

Lafayette College offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 57 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 57 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
7 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Mellon University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 58 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 50 Bachelor's degrees, 5 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
8 Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA

Lehigh University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 60 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 52 Bachelor's degrees, 6 Master's degrees, and 2 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
9 Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown, PA

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a outlying town. In 2015, 202 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 202 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
10 Villanova University Villanova, PA

Villanova University offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 89 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 78 Bachelor's degrees, and 11 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews

List of all Psychology Colleges in Pennsylvania

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA
4/5
7 : 1 28,649
Temple University Temple University Philadelphia, PA
4/5
15 : 1 38,007
University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
5/5
12 : 1 24,876
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester, PA
3/5
22 : 1 16,597
Lafayette College Lafayette College Easton, PA
5/5
11 : 1 2,533
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
Lehigh University Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA
5/5
13 : 1 7,054
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown, PA
3/5
22 : 1 8,995
Villanova University Villanova University Villanova, PA
5/5
14 : 1 10,711
Bucknell University Bucknell University Lewisburg, PA
5/5
9 : 1 3,625
Drexel University Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
14 : 1 25,595
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville, PA
3/5
24 : 1 7,959
Swarthmore College Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA
5/5
8 : 1 1,581
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg, PA
3/5
23 : 1 7,048
Duquesne University Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
15 : 1 9,404
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg, PA
3/5
23 : 1 6,828
Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr, PA
5/5
10 : 1 1,692
Haverford College Haverford College Haverford, PA
5/5
9 : 1 1,233
Widener University-Main Campus Widener University-Main Campus Chester, PA
5/5
15 : 1 5,303
Arcadia University Arcadia University Glenside, PA
5/5
14 : 1 3,984
DeSales University DeSales University Center Valley, PA
5/5
16 : 1 3,136
University of Scranton University of Scranton Scranton, PA
5/5
16 : 1 5,422
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana, PA
3/5
21 : 1 13,835
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg, PA
3/5
23 : 1 9,737

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  • Program Descriptions
    • MA Human Services - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA Human Services - No Concentration
    • MA Psychology - Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Non-Profit Management Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Organizational Leadership Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, Criminology and Justice Studies
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, General Psychology Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Business Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Criminology and Justice Studies
    • PSYD - Educational Leadership Specialization
    • PSYD - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization
    • PSYD - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • PSYD - Non-Profit Management Specialization
    • PSYD - Organizational Leadership Specialization
    • PSYD - Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mediation Conflict and Resolution
    • MA Psychology - Career Management and Counseling Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Educational Leadership Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mental Health Counseling
    • MA Psychology - No Concentration
    • MA Psychology - Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling
    • PHD Human Services - No Concentration
    • PSYD - Health and Wellness Psychology
    • PSYD - Mediation and Conflict Resolution
    • PSYD - Clinical Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Public Sociology - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - Adult Development
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - Gerontology
    • Master of Arts in Public Sociology - Applied Sociology
    • Master of Arts in Public Sociology - Medical Sociology
    • MA Counseling: No Concentration
    • MA Counseling: Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling
    • MA Counseling: Clinical Health Counseling
  • Program Descriptions
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science with an Emphasis in Family Dynamics
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science with an Emphasis in Trauma
    • BS in Behavioral Health Science with an Emphasis in Childhood and Adolescence Disorders
    • Bachelor of Arts in English with an Emphasis in Professional Writing
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with an Emphasis in Community Mental Health Administration
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with an Emphasis in Family Dynamics
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Grief and Bereavement
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Prevention
    • B.A. in Communications
    • B.S. in Counseling with an Emphasis in Addiction, Chemical Dependency, and Substance Abuse
    • B.S. in Sociology
    • M.A. in Autism Spectrum Disorders
    • M.S. in Addiction Counseling
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Integrating Technology, Learning, and Psychology
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Performance Psychology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Forensic Psychology
    • M.S. Psychology with an Emphasis in Geropsychology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Health Psychology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Life Coaching
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Childhood and Adolescence Disorders
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Trauma
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Forensic Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in GeroPsychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Health Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Human Factors Psychology
    • Bachelor of Science in Sociology with an Emphasis in Social Work
    • Graduate Certificate Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Additional Psychology Degree Facts for Pennsylvania Schools

Pennsylvania Schools offering online Psychology degrees

Online Psychology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 451 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
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 0 0 432 19 0
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus 0 0 148 0 0
Drexel University 0 0 90 0 0
DeSales University 0 0 61 0 0
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg 0 0 55 3 0
How many Pennsylvania schools offer online Psychology degrees?
  • 16 Bachelor's
  • 2 Master's

What Psychology degree programs were earned in Pennsylvania?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 15 Colleges 319 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 103 Colleges 5,524 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 8 Colleges 64 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 19 Colleges 272 Graduates
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