Mississippi Psychology Programs
(found 21 schools)



Listed below are all of the accredited schools in Mississippi that offer Psychology degree programs.

Overview

The southern state of Mississippi is home to almost 3 million people, most of them concentrated in the state capital and largest city, Jackson, where museums, music clubs and art galleries abound. Beyond Jackson, there are plenty of small southern hotspots to visit in Mississippi, such as Vicksburg, home to the Vicksburg National Military Cemetery and Park, and Tupelo, the legendary birthplace of Elvis.

Psychology Education in Mississippi

Students pursuing a career in psychology in Mississippi can seek funding through the Higher Education Legislative Plan (HELP) scholarships, the Health Care Professions Scholarship and the Critical Needs Teacher Loan/Scholarship, which is available to students majoring in either education or psychology. A number of scholarships for psychology students are also available through the psychology departments of certain Mississippi colleges and universities.

Outlook for Psychology in Mississippi

In order to practice as a professional psychologist in Mississippi, you must first complete your doctorate in psychology and then pass an exam to be licensed by the Mississippi Board of Psychology. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2012 data, psychologists working in Mississippi earn a mean annual wage of $50,660, significantly lower than the national average. Exact figures can vary depending on industry and employer, however.

Mississippi Psychology Schools

Alcorn State University (Alcorn State, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Belhaven University (Jackson, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Blue Mountain College (Blue Mountain, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psyschology - Psychology
Coahoma Community College (Clarksdale, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Copiah-Lincoln Community College (Wesson, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Delta State University (Cleveland, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Doctor of Education in Counselor Education
Doctor of Education in Professional Studies - Counselor Education
Master of Education in Community Counseling
Master of Education in Counselor Education
Master of Education in School Counseling
East Central Community College (Decatur, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Associate in Psychology
Hinds Community College (Raymond, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Holmes Community College (Goodman, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Associate of Arts in Psychology
Itawamba Community College (Fulton, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Jackson State University (Jackson, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology - Clinical Psychology
Millsaps College (Jackson, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology - Cognitive and Sensory Processes
Major in Psychology - Counseling Psychology
Major in Psychology - Developmental Psychology
Major in Psychology - Experimental Analysis of Behavior
Major in Psychology - Psychobiology
Major in Psychology - Social Psychology
Mississippi College (Clinton, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Master of Education in School Counseling
Master of Science in Marriage and Family Counseling
Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling
Mississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor Of Science in Educational Psychology
Bachelor Of Science in Educational Psychology - Corrections
Bachelor Of Science in Educational Psychology - Counselor Education
Bachelor Of Science in Educational Psychology - Human Development Child and Family Studies
Bachelor Of Science in Educational Psychology - Physical Education
Bachelor Of Science in Educational Psychology - Psychology with applied/Industrial/Human Resource
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Criminal Justice
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Gerontology
Certificate in Cognitive Science
Doctor of Philosophy in Cognitive science
Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology
Educational Specialist in Counselor Education
Educational Specialist in School Psychology
Master in Psychology
Master in Psychology - Clinical Psychology
Master in Psychology - Experimental Psychology
Master of Science in Educational Psychology
Master of Science in Psychology
Mississippi University for Women (Columbus, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Family Studies
Northeast Mississippi Community College (Booneville, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Associate of Arts in Psychology
Northwest Mississippi Community College (Senatobia, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Associate of Arts in Psychology
The University of Mississippi (University, MI)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Education
Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology - Clinical
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology - Experimental
Education Specialist in Counseling Education
Education Specialist in School Counseling
Master of Education in Counselor Education
Master of Education in School Counseling
Master of Education in School Counseling - Community Counseling
Tougaloo College (Tougaloo, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Major in Hotel and Hospitality Management Political Science Psychology
University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
MS in Counseling Psychology
MS in Marriage and Family Therapy
Master in College and Student Personnel Services - College Student Personnel
Master in School Counseling
PhD in Clinical Psychology
PhD in Clinical Psychology - Adult and Child Clinical Psychology
PhD in Counseling Psychology
PhD in Experimental Psychology
PhD in School Psychology
William Carey University (Hattiesburg, MS)
School Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology - Psychometrics
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology - School Counseling