Best Colleges with Social Psychology Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Social Psychology, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Social Psychology is offered at a small amount of schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Social Psychology degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Social Psychology degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Social Psychology.

The Best Social Psychology Colleges of 2017

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

University of California-Irvine offers 3 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 578 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 570 Bachelor's degrees, and 8 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
2 Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 2 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 20 Reviews
3 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 1 Social Psychology Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 44 Reviews
4 Park University Parkville, MO

Park University offers 3 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 350 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 297 Bachelor's degrees, and 53 Associate's degrees.

5 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 2 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
6 Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College offers 1 Social Psychology Degree program. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 1 Master's degree.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington Abington, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington offers 1 Social Psychology Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 98 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 98 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Syracuse University Syracuse, NY

Syracuse University offers 2 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 2 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
9 University of Connecticut Storrs, CT

University of Connecticut offers 2 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 4 Master's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 48 Reviews
10 Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago offers 4 Social Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of Social Psychology with students earning 5 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews

List of Social Psychology Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of California-Irvine University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA
3/5
17 : 1 30,836
Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 28,086
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Park University Park University Parkville, MO
3/5
29 : 1 11,720
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
Boston College Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA
5/5
15 : 1 14,354
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington Abington, PA
3/5
21 : 1 3,966
Syracuse University Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
5/5
18 : 1 21,789
University of Connecticut University of Connecticut Storrs, CT
3/5
15 : 1 27,043
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
Stony Brook University Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY
3/5
14 : 1 25,272
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
University at Buffalo University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY
3/5
17 : 1 29,796
University of Massachusetts-Lowell University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell, MA
3/5
25 : 1 18,047
Ball State University Ball State University Muncie, IN
3/5
20 : 1 21,196
University of Rochester University of Rochester Rochester, NY
5/5
6 : 1 11,105
University of Nevada-Reno University of Nevada-Reno Reno, NV
2/5
21 : 1 20,898
SUNY at Albany SUNY at Albany Albany, NY
3/5
22 : 1 17,178
CUNY Hunter College CUNY Hunter College New York, NY
2/5
19 : 1 22,918
Northwest Missouri State University Northwest Missouri State University Maryville, MO
2/5
26 : 1 6,593
University of Houston University of Houston Houston, TX
3/5
30 : 1 42,704
Augsburg College Augsburg College Minneapolis, MN
5/5
15 : 1 3,458
Suffolk University Suffolk University Boston, MA
5/5
18 : 1 7,922
Grand Valley State University Grand Valley State University Allendale, MI
3/5
20 : 1 25,325
Iona College Iona College New Rochelle, NY
5/5
18 : 1 3,977

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Getting a Social Psychology Degree Online

Schools offering online Social Psychology degrees

Online Social Psychology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 350 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Social 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
Park University 0 53 297 0 0
Palo Alto University 0 0 44 0 0
Clarion University of Pennsylvania 0 0 2 0 0
How many schools offer online Social Psychology degrees?
  • 1 Associate's
  • 3 Bachelor's

What degrees do people get in Social Psychology?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 1 Colleges 53 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 14 Colleges 1,123 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 4 Colleges 25 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 16 Colleges 41 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 13 Colleges 173 Graduates

Social Psychology Degree Overview

When going for a Social Psychology degree, know that there are many opportunities for a traditional degree as well as higher education opportunities. The most normal path for those earning a degree in Social Psychology can look for a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most typical Social Psychology degree earned was a bachelor's degree, however, schools more commonly offer a doctoral degree. The second most popular Social Psychology degree that people earn is a master's degree which goes to show a focus on higher learning. This illustrates that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although a certificate is offered at some schools, getting a certificate is not very common. Finding the right Social Psychology degree for you not only requires the flexibility of your time and schedule but also a look into the schools the offer the degree as well as what options are available to you once you earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Social Psychology degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$4,386 Public In-State
$5,711 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,093 Public In-State
$33,078 Private In-State
$21,640 Public Out-of-State
$33,078 Private Out-of-State
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