Best Psychology Colleges in San Francisco

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in San Francisco 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 23 Psychology schools located within San Francisco. 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 San Francisco for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
UC Berkeley

University of California-Berkeley offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 409 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 389 Bachelor's degrees, 20 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 140 Reviews
2 San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA

San Francisco State University offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 329 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 282 Bachelor's degrees, and 47 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
3 University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA

University of San Francisco offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 105 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 105 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 California State University-East Bay Hayward, CA

California State University-East Bay offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 230 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 230 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
5 Saint Mary's College of California Moraga, CA

Saint Mary's College of California offers 1 Psychology Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a outlying rural. In 2015, 33 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 33 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
6 Mills College Oakland, CA

Mills College offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 25 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 25 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
7 Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont, CA

Notre Dame de Namur University offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 51 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Diablo Valley College Pleasant Hill, CA

Diablo Valley College offers 1 Psychology Degree program. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 147 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 147 Associate's degrees.

9 Dominican University of California San Rafael, CA

Dominican University of California offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 32 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 32 Bachelor's degrees.

10 Holy Names University Oakland, CA

Holy Names University offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a very small private university in a large city. In 2015, 21 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 21 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

List of all Psychology Colleges in San Francisco

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of California-Berkeley University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
21 : 1 38,189
San Francisco State University San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA
2/5
28 : 1 30,256
University of San Francisco University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA
5/5
15 : 1 10,797
California State University-East Bay California State University-East Bay Hayward, CA
2/5
31 : 1 15,528
Saint Mary's College of California Saint Mary's College of California Moraga, CA
5/5
10 : 1 4,030
Mills College Mills College Oakland, CA
5/5
10 : 1 1,397
Notre Dame de Namur University Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont, CA
5/5
16 : 1 1,855
Diablo Valley College Diablo Valley College Pleasant Hill, CA
1/5
43 : 1 19,694
Dominican University of California Dominican University of California San Rafael, CA
5/5
11 : 1 1,863
Holy Names University Holy Names University Oakland, CA
5/5
14 : 1 1,049
Menlo College Menlo College Atherton, CA
5/5
15 : 1 787
Las Positas College Las Positas College Livermore, CA
1/5
44 : 1 8,912
Skyline College Skyline College San Bruno, CA
1/5
47 : 1 9,681
Los Medanos College Los Medanos College Pittsburg, CA
1/5
39 : 1 8,861
Ohlone College Ohlone College Fremont, CA
1/5
41 : 1 10,193
City College of San Francisco City College of San Francisco San Francisco, CA
1/5
26 : 1 23,391
College of San Mateo College of San Mateo San Mateo, CA
1/5
44 : 1 8,889
College of Alameda College of Alameda Alameda, CA
1/5
56 : 1 6,283
College of Marin College of Marin Kentfield, CA
1/5
30 : 1 5,490
Berkeley City College Berkeley City College Berkeley, CA
1/5
56 : 1 7,164
Contra Costa College Contra Costa College San Pablo, CA
1/5
37 : 1 6,355
Golden Gate University-San Francisco Golden Gate University-San Francisco San Francisco, CA
3/5
11 : 1 2,735
California Institute of Integral Studies California Institute of Integral Studies San Francisco, CA 19 : 1 1,488

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    • PhD Counseling: Advanced Clinical Skills
    • PHD: Philosophy: Professional Counseling

Additional Psychology Degree Facts for San Francisco Schools

San Francisco Schools offering online Psychology degrees

Online Psychology degrees are available with as many as 30 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
Golden Gate University-San Francisco 0 0 0 30 0
How many San Francisco schools offer online Psychology degrees?
  • 1 Master's

What Psychology degree programs were earned in San Francisco?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 12 Colleges 494 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 11 Colleges 1,197 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 2 Colleges 55 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 5 Colleges 119 Graduates
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