Masters in Psychology Programs in Louisiana
(found programs from 16 schools)


Whether you want to pursue doctoral studies in psychology or work in the fields of business, criminal justice, or human services, a master's degree in a psychology-related area can provide an excellent foundation.

In Louisiana, mental health and substance abuse social workers, mental health counselors, and rehabilitation counselors all made the list of occupations expected to have high demand through 2016 according to the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

You might also want to consider a master's degree in industrial-organizational psychology, available at several Louisiana universities and colleges. This field teaches students how to apply psychological principles to human resources, administration, management, sales and marketing. The New Orleans-based consulting firm, Rocket-Hire, has its roots in this field. Nationally, the employment outlook is bright for this field according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

You'll need to continue your schooling and earn a doctoral degree if you plan to become a clinical psychologist. If you choose this route, be aware that statewide employment in this field is expected to grow just 1.3 percent through 2018 according to the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge has a couple psychology-related graduate programs. The LSU Counselor Education program is for students interested in school or community counseling. The Master of Arts in psychology is for students who are planning to pursue a doctoral degree.

The psychology-related graduate programs at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston are housed in the school's college of education. You may choose a Master of Arts in counseling and guidance or a Master of Arts in the field of industrial-organizational psychology.

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has thesis and a non-thesis Master of Science in psychology options. The thesis option is for students who potentially intend to pursue a doctoral degree. The non-thesis option teaches students how to apply psychological principles in human services careers.



Louisiana

Grambling State University (Grambling, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Science in Devlopmental Education - Guidance & Counseling
Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Education - Community Counseling
Master of Arts in Psychology
Master of Education in School Counseling
Louisiana State University-Shreveport (Shreveport, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Education - Certificate in Ancillary Counseling
Master of Education - Certificate in School Counseling
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology
Louisiana Tech University (Ruston, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Counseling & Guidance
Master of Arts in Counseling - General Counseling
Master of Arts in Counseling - School Counseling
Master of Arts in Psychology - Educational Psychology
Master of Arts in Psychology - I/O Psychology: Orientation & Mobility
Master of Arts in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Loyola University New Orleans (New Orleans, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Pastoral Studies - Pastoral Care and Counseling (online)
Master of Pastoral Studies/Master of Science in Counseling - Pastoral Studies & Counseling
Master of Science in Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Master of Science in Counseling - School Counseling
McNeese State University (Lake Charles, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Psychology
Master of Arts in Psychology - Addiction Treatment
Master of Arts in Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis
Master of Arts in Psychology - Counseling Psychology
Master of Arts in Psychology - General/Experimental Psychology
Master of Education in School Counseling
Nicholls State University (Thibodaux, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Psychological Counseling
Master of Education in School Counseling
Northwestern State University of Louisiana (Natchitoches, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Science in Clinical Psychology
Our Lady of Holy Cross College (New Orleans, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Art in Counseling
Master of Art in Counseling - Community Counseling
Master of Art in Counseling - Marriage and Family Therapy
Master of Art in Counseling - School Counseling
Southeastern Louisiana University (Hammond, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Psychology
Master of Education in Counselor Education
Master of Education in Counselor Education - Community Counseling
Master of Education in Counselor Education - Marriage and Family Therapy
Master of Education in Counselor Education - School Counseling
Master of Education in Counselor Education - Substance Abuse Counseling
Southern University and A & M College (Baton Rouge, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Arts in Counselor Education
Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling
Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette (Lafayette, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
MS in Psychology - Applied track with a thesis
MS in Psychology - Applied track without a thesis
MS in Psychology - General-Experimental
Master of Science in Counselor Education - Community Counseling
Master of Science in Counselor Education - Rehabilitation Counseling
Master of Science in Counselor Education - School Counseling
Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Science in Psychology
The University of Louisiana at Monroe (Monroe, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
MA in Addiction Counseling
MA in Marriage & Family Therapy
MEd in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
MEd in School Counseling
MS in Psychology - Experimental
MS in Psychology - Psychometrics
University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Master of Education in Counselor Education
Xavier University of Louisiana (New Orleans, LA)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
MA in Community Counseling
MA in Counseling
MA in School Counseling

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