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2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

There are about 2,378 students enrolled in Physiological Psychology in the USA.

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popularity

Below Average

Compared to national avg.

Diplomas received last year

1,328

Vs. National Avg.

-92%

popularity Rank

#260

cost

Somewhat Expensive

Compared to national avg.

Median degree cost

$36K

Vs. National Avg.

48%

cost Rank

#58

salary

Above Average

Compared to national avg.

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

$47K

Vs. National Avg.

19%

salary Rank

#94

professors

Above Average

Compared to national avg.

Professor Rating

B-

Vs. National Avg.

15%

professors Rank

#107

students

Above Average

Compared to national avg.

Diversity Rating

B-

Vs. National Avg.

14%

students Rank

#45

SUMMARY

Choosing to study Physiological Psychology is not only a valuable choice, but naturally a necessary first step for pupils endeavoring to pursue a career as an exercise psychologist, an electrophysiology technician, or a physiological therapist. Interestingly, nationally, physiological psychology is a very rare major coming in at the 195th most popular major. Last year alone, there were 1,211 physiological psychology diplomas received. In-state tuition for physiological psychology at private schools is, on average, 3.8 times more pricey than their public equivalents.

With just 27 institutions offering physiological psychology you may have limited options as to the institutions that will have an option for you. If you are hoping to immerse yourself with other physiological psychology undergrads, consider colleges in California which have more students admitted to physiological psychology than any other state. less precisely, the best region to study physiological psychology is in the Far West region with University of California-Los Angeles and University of California-Santa Barbara best representing the region. Interestingly, our pick for the best conference to major in physiological psychology is the Pacific-12 Conference with University of California-Los Angeles representing the conference. That said, our belief is that the best school for physiological psychology is Colby College. You may also want to check out our list of best colleges.

The overall best school is not necessarily the best school for you. There are many more facets to weigh when deciding on institution. Things like campus amenities, transportation services, and food might definitely sway your choice of which school to attend. Here at authority.org, we've weighed the pros and cons for you. If, for example, you want to know which physiological psychology college is home to the top college campus, the answer is University of California-Los Angeles. If, for example, you are very interested in which college boasts the finest campus, then we have a whole page dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through student reviews, professor reviews, government databases, and more so we can compare all U.S. majors in an unbiased and informative way. Here you can find our comprehensive list for the universities with the best student life&nbspand, from that list, our selection of the university with the best student life for physiological psychology is University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Curious why? Keep scrolling to discover more about Authority's top choices. Some of our decisions might surprise you.

If cost is a primary deciding factor in your decisions, you might consider avoiding Wesleyan University. Wesleyan University&nbspappears to be the most expensive university for physiological psychology, at least regarding out of state attendance. We have a list of the most expensive&nbspcolleges that could put the expense at Wesleyan University&nbspinto perspective. For more context, you may want to know that physiological psychology is the 76th most expensive major in the United States, with an average expense of $41,200. To zoom out a little, the most expensive state for physiological psychology on our list is Maine demonstrated with a tuition of $54,870 at the main school in the state Colby College. Even more broadly, the most costly region of the U.S. for physiological psychology is the New England region which is best demonstrated with Wesleyan University with a cost of $56,704, Quinnipiac University with a cost of $46,790, and Colby College with a cost of $54,870.

Our cheapest region for physiological psychology is the Plains region which is represented by Northwest Missouri State University with a cost of $10,738. More optimistically, the most affordable college for physiological psychology is Northwest Missouri State University. Authority's full list of the most affordable schools can be explored here.

In-state attendees can anticipate paying in the neighborhood of $10,900 for a degree in physiological psychology. The price swells substantially to an average of $32,600 for the out-of-state public-school undergrad. Our selection for the college with the best value for physiological psychology: Colby College. On this page you will find our comprehensive list of the universities we believe to be the best value&nbspoverall. Bear in mind, this discussion is based on being an out-of-state student. A discussion of value changes when in-state tuition is considered, but we do not know where you live (and are not trying to collect that kind of data).

Earnings for physiological psychology majors differ widely, but within two-years of completing the major students will typically make in the neighborhood of $38,100. There can be much variation in earnings potential; highest paid earners can enjoy pay up to $76,700. Even straight out of college, the minimum earning jobs within the physiological psychology field make $18,000, which could be worse. The highest earning graduates from physiological psychology attended Quinnipiac University&nbspand if you want to find the colleges with all of the highest earning graduates, Authority has that too.

The prevailing diversity of physiological psychology ranks very near the top, being in the 98th percentile of all majors. The college with the most composite diversity for physiological psychology is Wesleyan University&nbspand here you can find our comprehensive list of the schools with the most diversity. The financial diversity of Physiological Psychology sits only in the 55th percentile compared to all other majors. Racial diversity is greater than financial diversity, in the 98th percentile. White collegians compose the largest proportion, 39%, of those studying physiological psychology. Additionally, 68% of scholars pursuing a physiological psychology degree are women.

We have insufficient professors data for physiological psychology to make the conclusions we normally would have made in this sentence. If we incorporate information other than basic rankings it becomes clear that the college with the overall best professors for physiological psychology is University of California-Santa Barbara. You will find an explanation of our evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, as well as some of the best examples of instructors in the country.

Finally, the most difficult college to get into for physiological psychology is Colby College. While we are unsure why you would be interested, we have a detailed list of the hardest colleges to get into. With that said, we hope you understand that considering higher education through a lens only informed by superlatives can create issues. We encourage you to look at some of our other pages on individual schools and read some of our background pages on useful details to consider as your school search develops.

Top 25 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

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Rating

#1 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Swarthmore College

Swarthmore, PA | www.swarthmore.edu/

9%

Acceptance

1,689

Students

#36

Ranking

$54K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#2 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

University of California-Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA | www.ucla.edu/

14%

Acceptance

46,947

Students

#50

Ranking

$43K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#3 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI | https://umich.edu/

26%

Acceptance

49,530

Students

#33

Ranking

$52K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#4 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

University of California-Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA | www.ucsb.edu/

37%

Acceptance

28,096

Students

#102

Ranking

$44K

Tuition

A

Rating

#5 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Centre College

Danville, KY | https://www.centre.edu/

72%

Acceptance

1,421

Students

#224

Ranking

$44K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#6 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Colby College

Waterville, ME | www.colby.edu/

10%

Acceptance

2,196

Students

#34

Ranking

$59K

Tuition

A−

Rating

#7 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus

Denver, CO | www.ucdenver.edu/

66%

Acceptance

31,796

Students

#549

Ranking

$26K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#8 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Wesleyan University

Middletown, CT | www.wesleyan.edu/

21%

Acceptance

3,599

Students

#67

Ranking

$60K

Tuition

D+

Rating

#9 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Colorado Christian University

Lakewood, CO | https://www.ccu.edu/

0%

Acceptance

13,763

Students

#1708

Ranking

$35K

Tuition

A

Rating

#10 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Harding University

Searcy, AR | www.harding.edu/

55%

Acceptance

5,204

Students

#297

Ranking

$22K

Tuition

B+

Rating

#11 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, FL | www.fau.edu/

75%

Acceptance

37,930

Students

#705

Ranking

$17K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#12 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Binghamton University

Vestal, NY | www.binghamton.edu/

43%

Acceptance

19,660

Students

#151

Ranking

$28K

Tuition

B

Rating

#13 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

University of North Florida

Jacksonville, FL | https://www.unf.edu/

80%

Acceptance

20,515

Students

#808

Ranking

$21K

Tuition

B

Rating

#14 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, TN | www.southern.edu/

74%

Acceptance

3,257

Students

#920

Ranking

$23K

Tuition

D

Rating

#15 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Northwest Missouri State University

Maryville, MO | https://www.nwmissouri.edu/

80%

Acceptance

8,383

Students

#2042

Ranking

$14K

Tuition

A

Rating

#16 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

University of California-Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, CA | www.ucsc.edu/

65%

Acceptance

20,861

Students

#223

Ranking

$44K

Tuition

A−

Rating

#17 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Simmons University

Boston, MA | www.simmons.edu/

83%

Acceptance

7,562

Students

#444

Ranking

$42K

Tuition

A

Rating

#18 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Quinnipiac University

Hamden, CT | www.qu.edu/

82%

Acceptance

11,047

Students

#301

Ranking

$51K

Tuition

C+

Rating

#19 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Utica College

Utica, NY | https://www.utica.edu/

86%

Acceptance

6,916

Students

#1260

Ranking

$22K

Tuition

A−

Rating

#20 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Cornell College

Mount Vernon, IA | www.cornellcollege.edu/

82%

Acceptance

1,045

Students

#456

Ranking

$46K

Tuition

A−

Rating

#21 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Saint Mary's College of California

Moraga, CA | https://www.stmarys-ca.edu/

77%

Acceptance

4,169

Students

#424

Ranking

$51K

Tuition

F

Rating

#22 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Strayer University-Texas

Austin, TX | www.strayer.edu/campus-locations/texas/north-austin

0%

Acceptance

4,965

Students

#3669

Ranking

$14K

Tuition

C−

Rating

#23 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

La Sierra University

Riverside, CA | https://lasierra.edu/

57%

Acceptance

2,572

Students

#1666

Ranking

$35K

Tuition

D+

Rating

#24 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Concorde Career College-Dallas

Dallas, TX | https://www.concorde.edu/campus/dallas-texas

95%

Acceptance

1,007

Students

#1758

Ranking

$0

Tuition

A

Rating

#25 2023 Best Colleges for Physiological Psychology

Juniata College

Huntingdon, PA | www.juniata.edu/

67%

Acceptance

1,651

Students

#320

Ranking

$49K

Tuition

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