Best Psychology Colleges in Virginia

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Virginia that offer Psychology degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 42 Psychology schools located within Virginia. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Psychology Colleges in Virginia for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Liberty University Lynchburg, VA

Liberty University offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 1,537 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 1,327 Bachelor's degrees, and 210 Associate's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
2 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA

Virginia Commonwealth University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 552 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 527 Bachelor's degrees, 22 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
3 University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA

University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 318 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 293 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Doctoral degrees, and 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
4 George Mason University Fairfax, VA

George Mason University offers 6 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 469 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 387 Bachelor's degrees, 57 Master's degrees, 19 Doctoral degrees, and 6 Certificates degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
5 College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA

College of William and Mary offers 3 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 155 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 143 Bachelor's degrees, and 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA

James Madison University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 264 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 242 Bachelor's degrees, 17 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
7 Christopher Newport University Newport News, VA

Christopher Newport University offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 180 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 180 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Old Dominion University Norfolk, VA

Old Dominion University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 303 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 286 Bachelor's degrees, 12 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
9 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, VA

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers 4 Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 266 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 248 Bachelor's degrees, 9 Master's degrees, and 9 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
10 University of Richmond University of Richmond, VA

University of Richmond offers 2 Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 41 students graduated in the study area of Psychology with students earning 41 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

List of all Psychology Colleges in Virginia

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Liberty University Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
4/5
39 : 1 80,494
Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA
3/5
14 : 1 30,918
University of Virginia-Main Campus University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA
4/5
11 : 1 23,883
George Mason University George Mason University Fairfax, VA
3/5
21 : 1 33,929
College of William and Mary College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA
4/5
12 : 1 8,484
James Madison University James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA
3/5
19 : 1 21,227
Christopher Newport University Christopher Newport University Newport News, VA
3/5
16 : 1 5,172
Old Dominion University Old Dominion University Norfolk, VA
3/5
25 : 1 24,672
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, VA
3/5
19 : 1 32,663
University of Richmond University of Richmond University of Richmond, VA
5/5
9 : 1 4,181
Washington and Lee University Washington and Lee University Lexington, VA
5/5
8 : 1 2,172
Radford University Radford University Radford, VA
3/5
19 : 1 9,743
Hampton University Hampton University Hampton, VA
4/5
13 : 1 4,269
University of Mary Washington University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, VA
3/5
16 : 1 4,647
Roanoke College Roanoke College Salem, VA
5/5
11 : 1 2,001
Norfolk State University Norfolk State University Norfolk, VA
3/5
18 : 1 5,107
Longwood University Longwood University Farmville, VA
3/5
19 : 1 5,087
Regent University Regent University Virginia Beach, VA
4/5
47 : 1 6,950
Lynchburg College Lynchburg College Lynchburg, VA
5/5
15 : 1 2,794
Virginia Military Institute Virginia Military Institute Lexington, VA
4/5
12 : 1 1,717
Marymount University Marymount University Arlington, VA
5/5
15 : 1 3,363
Virginia State University Virginia State University Petersburg, VA
3/5
14 : 1 4,696
Shenandoah University Shenandoah University Winchester, VA
5/5
13 : 1 3,820
Randolph-Macon College Randolph-Macon College Ashland, VA
5/5
12 : 1 1,418
Bridgewater College Bridgewater College Bridgewater, VA
5/5
15 : 1 1,834

Find Local Colleges with Psychology Majors in Virginia

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  • Program Descriptions
    • MA Human Services - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA Human Services - No Concentration
    • MA Psychology - Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Non-Profit Management Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Organizational Leadership Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, Criminology and Justice Studies
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, General Psychology Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Business Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Criminology and Justice Studies
    • PSYD - Educational Leadership Specialization
    • PSYD - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization
    • PSYD - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • PSYD - Non-Profit Management Specialization
    • PSYD - Organizational Leadership Specialization
    • PSYD - Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mediation Conflict and Resolution
    • MA Psychology - Career Management and Counseling Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Educational Leadership Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mental Health Counseling
    • MA Psychology - No Concentration
    • MA Psychology - Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling
    • PHD Human Services - No Concentration
    • PSYD - Health and Wellness Psychology
    • PSYD - Mediation and Conflict Resolution
    • PSYD - Clinical Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Public Sociology - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - Adult Development
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - Gerontology
    • Master of Arts in Public Sociology - Applied Sociology
    • Master of Arts in Public Sociology - Medical Sociology
    • MA Counseling: No Concentration
    • MA Counseling: Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling
    • MA Counseling: Clinical Health Counseling
  • Program Descriptions
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)

Additional Psychology Degree Facts for Virginia Schools

Virginia Schools offering online Psychology degrees

Online Psychology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 1,537 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Psychology degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Liberty University 0 210 1327 0 0
Old Dominion University 0 0 283 0 0
Mary Baldwin College 0 0 29 0 0
Institute for the Psychological Sciences 0 0 0 1 0
How many Virginia schools offer online Psychology degrees?
  • 1 Associate's
  • 3 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Psychology degree programs were earned in Virginia?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 3 Colleges 213 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 41 Colleges 4,815 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 1 Colleges 6 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 6 Colleges 54 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 10 Colleges 179 Graduates
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