General Psychology at Black Hills State University

General Psychology at Black Hills State University

General Psychology is one of the majors in the psychology program at Black Hills State University.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, average salaries, and more. Also, learn how BHSU ranks among other schools offering degrees in psychology.

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General Psychology Degrees Available at BHSU

BHSU Psychology Rankings

The bachelor's program at BHSU was ranked #854 on College Factual's Best Schools for psychology list. It is also ranked #5 in South Dakota.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for General Psychology 134
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for General Psychology 659
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for General Psychology 810
Best General Psychology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 822

Popularity of Psychology at BHSU

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Black Hills State University handed out 24 bachelor's degrees in general psychology. Due to this, the school was ranked #981 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 4% over the previous year when 23 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do Psychology Graduates from BHSU Make?

Salary of Psychology Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

Psychology majors who earn their bachelor's degree from BHSU go on to jobs where they make a median salary of $25,500 a year. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $27,900 for all psychology students.

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How Much Student Debt Do Psychology Graduates from BHSU Have?

Student Debt of Psychology Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at BHSU, psychology students borrow a median amount of $27,000 in student loans. This is higher than the the typical median of $24,991 for all psychology majors across the country.

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The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the psychology program at BHSU is $280 per month.

Psychology Student Diversity at BHSU

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the psychology majors at Black Hills State University.

BHSU General Psychology Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 24 psychology majors earned their bachelor's degree from BHSU. Of these graduates, 8% were men and 92% were women.

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The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at BHSU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 83% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Black Hills State University with a bachelor's in psychology.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 20
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 2

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