Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Child Development & Psychology at Murray State University

Find Schools Near

Child Development & Psychology at Murray State University

Child Development & Psychology is one of the majors in the psychology program at Murray 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, and more. In addition, we cover how Murray State ranks in comparison to other schools with child development programs.

Jump to any of the following sections:

Child Development & Psychology Degrees Available at Murray State

Murray State Child Development Rankings

The bachelor's program at Murray State was ranked #196 on College Factual's Best Schools for child development list. It is also ranked #5 in Kentucky.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Child Development & Psychology 25
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Child Development & Psychology 44
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Child Development & Psychology 61
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Child Development & Psychology 65
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Child Development & Psychology 79
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Child Development & Psychology 81
Best Child Development & Psychology Master’s Degree Schools 95
Best Child Development & Psychology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 129

Popularity of Child Development at Murray State

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Murray State University handed out 45 bachelor's degrees in child development and psychology. Due to this, the school was ranked #68 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.

How Much Student Debt Do Child Development Graduates from Murray State Have?

Student Debt of Child Development Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at Murray State, child development students borrow a median amount of $24,236 in student loans. This is higher than the the typical median of $23,249 for all child development majors across the country.

undefined

The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the child development program at Murray State is $252 per month.

Murray State Child Development Students

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

Murray State Child Development & Psychology Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 45 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in child development from Murray State. About 18% were men and 82% were women.

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 child development.

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 Child Development & Psychology Master’s Program

All of the 2 students who graduated with a Master’s in child development from Murray State in 2020 were men.

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, 100% 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 child development.

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 8

View All Child Development & Psychology Related Majors >

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You