More and more people are determining that Arizona is a great place to live. Notwithstanding a somewhat sluggish economy in recent years, the state is continuing to grow. Over the last few decades the population in Arizona has grown to nearly 7 million people. Arizona has a little bit to offer just about everyone. Hunting and fishing, outdoor recreation, hiking, camping, sporting events, water sports, shows, fine dining, shopping, nightlife and bustling city centers are just a few of the attractions that make Arizona a fun place to live. Best of all, if you're an aspiring psychologist, you're in luck. The health care community as a whole is vibrand and it's expected to experience substantial growth over the next decade.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the current mean annual wage for psychologists practicing in Arizona is between $60,000 and $70,000 a year. While Arizona isn't the highest paying state when it comes to the psychology profession, it isn't the lowest either.
As is the case in most other states, if you want to practice psychology in Arizona you'll need a doctoral degree in psychology from an accredited program and a license from the Arizona Board of Psychologist Examiners. However, before you can earn a doctorate degree or get your license you'll need to first earn your bachelor's degree in psychology from an accredited school. Below you'll find a comprehensive directory of Arizona psychology schools and colleges that provide accredited bachelor's, master's and doctorate degree programs in psychology.
|Argosy University – Phoenix, AZ|
|Arizona State University – Tempe, AZ|
|Chandler/Gilbert Community College – Chandler, AZ|
|Cochise College – Douglas, AZ|
|Coconino Community College – Flagstaff, AZ|
|Eastern Arizona College – Thatcher, AZ|
|Estrella Mountain Community College – Avondale, AZ|
|Glendale Community College – Glendale, AZ|
|Grand Canyon University – Phoenix, AZ|
|Mesa Community College – Mesa, AZ|
|Mohave Community College – Kingman, AZ|
|Northcentral University – Prescott Valley, AZ|
|Northern Arizona University – Flagstaff, AZ|
|Ottawa University – Phoenix, AZ|
|Paradise Valley Community College – Phoenix, AZ|
|Phoenix College – Phoenix, AZ|
|Prescott College – Prescott, AZ|
|Southwestern College – Phoenix, AZ|
|University of Arizona – Tucson, AZ|
|University of Phoenix – Phoenix, AZ / Tucson, AZ|