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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

University of Texas Austin

University of Texas Austin

United States of America

41
US News
33
QS
19
Shanghai
25
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Emory University

Emory University

United States of America

42
US News
101-150
QS
51-75
Shanghai
82
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of Chicago

University of Chicago

United States of America

43
US News
16
QS
11
Shanghai
5
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
44
US News
30
QS
51-75
Shanghai
29
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian

44
US News
51-100
QS
76-100
Shanghai
79
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
46
US News
51-100
QS
29
Shanghai
63
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Ohio State University Columbus

Ohio State University Columbus

United States of America

47
US News
44
QS
15
Shanghai
31
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Boston University

Boston University

United States of America

48
US News
51-100
QS
46
Shanghai
68
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of Southern California

University of Southern California

United States of America

49
US News
51-100
QS
45
Shanghai
53
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian

Cornell University

Cornell University

United States of America

49
US News
41
QS
39
Shanghai
15
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
51
US News
51-100
QS
42
Shanghai
61
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University

United States of America

52
US News
51-100
QS
27
Shanghai
43
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
53
US News
-
QS
151-200
Shanghai
-
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
54
US News
34
QS
28
Shanghai
27
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
Washington University in St Louis

Washington University in St Louis

United States of America

55
US News
101-150
QS
51-75
Shanghai
55
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
56
US News
47
QS
47
Shanghai
95
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
University of Bristol

University of Bristol

United Kingdom

56
US News
51-100
QS
76-100
Shanghai
54
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
19
Guardian
58
US News
51-100
QS
51-75
Shanghai
-
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
59
US News
51-100
QS
35
Shanghai
34
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
-
Guardian
60
US News
24
QS
51-75
Shanghai
22
Times Higher Education
-
Financial Times
19
Guardian
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