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Psychology Universities by US News Ranking

Review best universities & colleges for Psychology degree ranked by US News

Different agencies use different metrics to evaluate universities around the world, however the most common factors are : a) Academic achievements b) Employability c) Educational process d) Research facilities e) International outlook as to number of international students and faculty f) Citation by each faculty g) Student Faculty ratio etc.

Subject ranking is conducted every year by US News, many ranking indicators such as Global research reputation, Regional research reputation, subject publications, subject books, International collaboration & total citations data is computed for subject ranking.

Psychology

Psychology is a branch of science that deals with the scientific study of human mind and behavior. The study in the field helps you develop excellent analytical and oratory skills, provides platform to master the art of conflict resolution in addition to knowledge on social and cognitive behavior processes. A degree in psychology opens doors to numerous career options. Psychologists as scientists and researchers delve into study of human behavior that serves as a platform to address interpersonal relationships, crime, terrorism, education, public health, economy and other contemporary issues. 

Various Major under Psychology

Psychology as a branch has many sub specialties due to its origin from multiple disciplines including medicine, biology, anthropology, sociology, linguistics and many others. You may choose a major in psychology depending on the area of work you want to get associated with. A few majors among them are forensic psychology, sleep psychology, industrial – organizational psychology, clinical psychology, behavioral and cognitive psychology, neuropsychology, and professional geropsychology.

Career opportunities for Psychology

Skills and Knowledge acquired through your psychology degree can be applied to numerous streams apart from social service. A range of successful job profiles include 1) Rehabilitation Specialist 2) Psychiatric Technician 3) Case Manager 4) Career Counselor 5) Forensic Psychologist 6) Psychometrist 7) Human Resource Personnel 8) Educational Psychologist 9) Clinical Psychologist 10) Social service Specialist 11) Parole Officer 12) Marketing manager 13) Advertising Manager 14) Industrial and Organizational Psychologist 15) Marriage and Family Therapist

Below is a list of top Psychology Universities sorted by US News

20
US News
3
QS
36
Shanghai
-
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
4
Guardian
New York University

New York University

United States of America

22
US News
11
QS
9
Shanghai
11
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of California San Diego

University of California San Diego

United States of America

23
US News
36
QS
21
Shanghai
37
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

United States of America

24
US News
9
QS
51-75
Shanghai
-
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian

25
US News
13
QS
37
Shanghai
10
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

United States of America

26
US News
51-100
QS
51-75
Shanghai
25
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of California Davis

University of California Davis

United States of America

27
US News
51-100
QS
25
Shanghai
32
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
28
US News
-
QS
49
Shanghai
-
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of Washington

University of Washington

United States of America

29
US News
51-100
QS
26
Shanghai
17
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian

University of Minnesota Twin Cities

University of Minnesota Twin Cities

United States of America

30
US News
47
QS
17
Shanghai
21
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of California Berkeley

University of California Berkeley

United States of America

31
US News
5
QS
16
Shanghai
-
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Utrecht University

Utrecht University

Netherlands

32
US News
35
QS
33
Shanghai
42
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
33
US News
51-100
QS
37
Shanghai
34
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Northwestern University

Northwestern University

United States of America

34
US News
21
QS
10
Shanghai
16
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
35
US News
51-100
QS
76-100
Shanghai
46
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
36
US News
23
QS
50
Shanghai
47
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
37
US News
27
QS
76-100
Shanghai
41
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
38
US News
101-150
QS
101-150
Shanghai
126-150
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of Wisconsin Madison

University of Wisconsin Madison

United States of America

39
US News
42
QS
24
Shanghai
25
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Princeton University

Princeton University

United States of America

39
US News
17
QS
51-75
Shanghai
2
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
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