Wisconsin Psychology Programs
(found 34 schools)

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

Overview

Earning a psychology degree can open the door to many career choices in the state of Wisconsin. A general psychology degree can lead to not only clinical counseling positions but also jobs in universities, school districts, community service organizations, hospitals and major corporations. In Wisconsin, the demand for qualified professionals with a general psychology degree is increasing.

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Psychology Education in Wisconsin

Individuals who wish to pursue a bachelor's degree in general psychology may be required to begin with an introduction to psychology in order to develop a foundation for continued work in the field according to the American Psychological Association. Following the introduction course, you may be required to complete courses in various psychological theories, including cognitive-behavioral, biological psychology and abnormal psychology. Basic research techniques may also be introduced. Finally, some schools may require students to take courses in math, science and literature prior to earning a bachelor's degree in general psychology.

At the master's degree level, students will begin to develop a more in-death knowledge in the theories and research methodologies of psychology. Courses in counseling modalities such as group counseling and crisis intervention counseling may be taken as well. At the master's level, students may be required to gain experience through a supervised internship. Finally, a master's thesis may be required.

Doctoral programs in general psychology include advanced clinical and research techniques. Those research techniques may be further developed by conducting research for both the final dissertation and with the department faculty for publication in peer-reviewed journals. Finally, doctoral candidates in general psychology may be requires to successfully complete around 1,000 hours of supervised clinical experience in preparation for licensure.

Licensing Requirements for Psychologists in Wisconsin

The Department of Safety and Professional Services In Wisconsin outlines the requirements for licensure as a practicing general psychologist. All candidates must successfully complete a doctoral program at a college or university that has been regionally accredited. The candidate is required to complete 3,000 hours of supervised clinical experience with 1,500 of those hours completed during the doctoral process. The supervisor must have completed at least three years of independent experience following licensure in order to be eligible to act as a supervisor for the candidate's licensure process. Finally, the candidate must successfully complete a written professional exam before earning the license to practice.

Outlook for Psychology in Wisconsin

As is the case in most of the United States, the demand for qualified professionals with a degree in psychology continues to rise. For those with a bachelor's degree in psychology, it may be possible to pursue a career as a social scientist research assistants. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the annual rate of growth for social scientist research assistants is 11.2 percent with an average annual salary of $45,000. Entry level professionals may also find careers as child development workers and behavior therapists working with children with developmental disabilities. There is a projected 6.0 percent annual growth rate in the field with an average yearly salary of $50,000.

For those with advanced degrees, the field of clinical psychology is experiencing an annual growth rate of 7.4 percent. The average salary is $45,000 a year. For vocational counselors, the growth rate is 4.8 percent with an average yearly salary of $54,000. Careers as a psychology professor in a college and university setting average $63,000 a year with a growth rate of 3.4 percent. Individuals with advanced degrees may also pursue careers as a university-level psychology researcher or a social sciences researcher in a hospital setting. Many corporations hire individuals with general psychology degrees as project managers or to develop and lead employee training and education programs.

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Wisconsin Psychology Schools

Alverno College (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major of Psychology
Major of Psychology - Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Beloit College (Beloit, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Cardinal Stritch University (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology
Carroll University (Waukesha, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Clinical/Counseling
Major in Psychology - Clinical/Counseling
Major in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational
Major in Psychology - Pre-physical Therapy
Major in Psychology - Research
Carthage College (Kenosha, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology - Abnormal
Major in Psychology - Biological
Major in Psychology - Cognitive
Major in Psychology - Developmental
Major in Psychology - Social
Concordia University-Wisconsin (Mequon, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Edgewood College (Madison, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Major in Psychology - Clinical and Counseling Psychology
Major in Psychology - Human Services
Major in Psychology - Substance Abuse Counseling
Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy
Lakeland College (Plymouth, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Master of Arts in Counseling
Lawrence University (Appleton, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology - Clinical Psychology
Major in Psychology - Developmental
Major in Psychology - Health
Major in Psychology - Neuroscience
Major in Psychology - Personality
Major in Psychology - Social
Marian University of Fond du Lac (Fond du Lac, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Marquette University (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Abnormal
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Assessment
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Biopsychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Cognitive Science
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Developmental
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - History and Systems
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Personality
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Social
Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology
Ph.D. Program in Counseling Psychology
Mount Mary College (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Certificates in Community Counseling
Certificates in Pastoral Counseling
Certificates in School Counseling
Major in Behavioral Science
Major in Psychology/Behavioral Science
Master of Science in Community Counseling
Master of Science in Counseling
Master of Science in Pastoral Counseling
Master of Science in School Counseling
Northland College (Ashland, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Ottawa University (Brookfield, WI)
School Accreditation:
The Higher Learning Commission
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (online)
Ripon College (Ripon, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Bipsychology - Behavioral
Major in Bipsychology - Physiological
Major in Psychology
Saint Norbert College (De Pere, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Silver Lake College (Manitowoc, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Major in Psychology - Social Work
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (Eau Claire, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Behavior Analysis
Educational Specialist in School Psychology
Master of Science in Education in School Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (Green Bay, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (La Crosse, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
BS/MS in Psychology and Occupational Therapy
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Child/Youth Care
Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Gerontology
Education Specialist in School Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
MA in Rehabilitation Psychology
MS in Educational Psychology - Human Development
MS in Educational Psychology - Learning Sciences
MS in Educational Psychology - Quantitative Methods
MS in Educational Psychology - School Psychology
MS in Rehabilitation Psychology
Major in Psychology
Major in Rehabilitation Psychology
Master of Science in Counseling - Community Agency Counseling
Master of Science in Counseling - School Counseling
Master of Science in Counseling - Student Personnel
PhD in Counseling Psychology
PhD in Counseling Psychology - Educational Psychology
PhD in Counseling Psychology - Latino/Latina Studies
PhD in Counseling Psychology - Prevention Science
PhD in Counseling Psychology - Psychological Assessment
PhD in Counseling Psychology - Statistics
PhD in Educational Psychology - Human Development
PhD in Educational Psychology - Learning Sciences
PhD in Educational Psychology - Quantitative Methods
PhD in Educational Psychology - School Psychology
PhD in Psychology - Biology of Brain and Behavior
PhD in Psychology - Clinical
PhD in Psychology - Cognitive and Cognitive Neurosciences
PhD in Psychology - Developmental
PhD in Psychology - Perception
PhD in Psychology - Social and Personality
PhD in Rehabilitation Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Certificate in Community Counseling
Certificate in School Counseling
Education Specialist in School Psychology
MS in Educational Psychology - Community Counseling
MS in Educational Psychology - School Counseling
Major in Psychology (online)
Master of Science in Psychology
PhD in Educational Psychology - Counseling Psychology
PhD in Educational Psychology - School Psychology
PhD in Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (Oshkosh, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Education in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
MS in Psychology - Experimental Psychology
Major in Psychology - Healthcare - Business
Major in Psychology - Healthcare - Science
Master of Science in Education - Community Counseling
Master of Science in Education - School Counseling
Master of Science in Education - Student Affairs/College Counseling.
University of Wisconsin-Parkside (Kenosha, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
BS in Psychology
Certificate in Mental Health Skills
University of Wisconsin-Platteville (Platteville, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Major in Psychology - Applied Business
Major in Psychology - Human Services
Master of Science in Education - College Student Personnel
Master of Science in Education - Community Counseling
Master of Science in Education - School Counseling
University of Wisconsin-River Falls (River Falls, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Education Specialist in School Psychology
Master of Science in Education - Counseling
Master of Science in Education - School Counseling
Master of Science in Education - School Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (Stevens Point, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Master of Science in Education - Professional Counseling
University of Wisconsin-Stout (Menomonie, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Community-Based Rehabilitation
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Criminal Justice
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Independent Living Rehabilitation
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Individualized Rehabilitation Concentration
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Psychiatric Rehabilitation
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Recreational Rehabilitation
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation Counseling
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation Technology
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Social Work
BS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Special Education Certification
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Pre-Law
Education Specialist in School Psychology
MS in Marriage and Family Therapy
MS in Mental Health Counseling
MS in Mental Health Counseling - Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counseling
MS in Mental Health Counseling - Career Counseling
MS in Mental Health Counseling - Child and Adolescent Counseling
MS in Mental Health Counseling - Eating Disorders
MS in Mental Health Counseling - Gerontological Counseling
MS in Mental Health Counseling - Health Psychology Counseling
MS in School Counseling
MS in Vocational Rehabilitation
MS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation Counseling (online)
MS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Rehabilitation Leadership
MS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Vocational Evaluation
MS in Vocational Rehabilitation - Vocational Evaluation/Rehabilitation Counseling
Master of Science in Applied Psychology
Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Health Psychology
Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Program Evaluation
Master of Science in Education - School Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Superior (Superior, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Master of Science in Education - Community Counseling
Master of Science in Education - Human Relations
Master of Science in Education - School Counseling
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (Whitewater, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Education in Psychology
Certificate in Addictions Counseling
Certificate in Community Counseling
Certificate in Higher Education Counseling
Certificate in School Counseling
Education Specialist in School Psychology
MS in Counseling - Community Counseling
MS in Counseling - Higher Education
MS in Counseling - School Counseling
Master of Science in Education - School Psychology
Viterbo University (La Crosse, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Certificate in Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling
Masters in Mental Health Counseling
Wisconsin Lutheran College (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
Major in Psychology
Wisconsin School of Professional Psychology (Milwaukee, WI)
School Accreditation:
North Central Association of Schools and Colleges
Programs Offered:
MS in Clinical Psychology
Psy.D in Psychology
Psy.D in Psychology - Child or Adult Clinical Psychology