Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Psychology at Murray State University

Find Schools Near

Psychology at Murray State University

We've pulled together some essential information you should know about the program, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more. In addition, we cover how Murray State ranks in comparison to other schools with psychology programs.

Jump to any of the following sections:

Featured Psychology Programs

Learn about start dates, transferring credits, availability of financial aid, and more by contacting the universities below.

ADVERTISEMENT

Psychology Degrees Available at Murray State

Murray State Psychology Rankings

The bachelor's program at Murray State was ranked #1,144 on College Factual's Best Schools for psychology list. It is also ranked #16 in Kentucky.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Psychology 408
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Psychology 455
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Psychology 505
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Psychology 531
Best Psychology Master’s Degree Schools 612
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Psychology 631
Best Psychology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 1,077
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Psychology 1,237

Popularity of Psychology at Murray State

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Murray State University handed out 45 bachelor's degrees in psychology. Due to this, the school was ranked #767 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 8% over the previous year when 49 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 7 students received their master’s degree in psychology from Murray State. This makes it the #584 most popular school for psychology master’s degree candidates in the country.

Related Programs

Learn about other programs related to Psychology that might interest you.

ADVERTISEMENT

Murray State Psychology Students

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

Murray State Psychology Bachelor’s Program

In the 2019-2020 academic year, 45 students earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from Murray State. About 82% of these graduates were women and the other 18% were men.

undefined

The majority of the students with this major are white. About 78% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

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

undefined
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 35
Non-Resident Aliens 1
Other Races 3

Murray State Psychology Master’s Program

The psychology program at Murray State awarded 10 master's degrees in 2019-2020. About 40% of these degrees went to men with the other 60% going to women.

undefined

The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at Murray State are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 90% of students fell into this category.

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

undefined
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 9
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 0

Psychology Majors

Psychology students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Child Development & Psychology 47
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 8

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 277
Communication & Journalism 123
Social Sciences 41
History 20

View All Psychology Related Majors >

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You