Best psychology graduate programs in Missouri

Psychology is a dynamic field with career opportunities in counseling, teaching, business, and more. A graduate degree in psychology can advance your knowledge in a particular subfield and lead to additional career opportunities. Read more about how we rank the best graduate psychology programs here.

Our master’s in psychology rankings cover 326 of the 607 universities available, accounting for 81% of total student conferrals. Three years after completing their degree, graduates earn a weighted average salary of $44,486.

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#1 in Missouri | #88 in Psychology nationally

University of Missouri, St Louis

Saint Louis, Missouri

Economic score: 0.72

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $48,345

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: + $7,210

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $41,000

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 0.85

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#2 in Missouri | #139 in Psychology nationally

University of Central Missouri

Warrensburg, Missouri

Economic score: 0.92

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $41,554

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: + $1,188

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $39,237

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 0.94

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#3 in Missouri | #160 in Psychology nationally

Avila University

Kansas City, Missouri

Economic score: 1.02

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $41,009

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: - $2,644

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $39,156

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 0.95

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

#4 in Missouri | #249 in Psychology nationally

Webster University

Saint Louis, Missouri

Economic score: 1.71

The economic Score is the combination of debt-to-earnings ratio and earningsplus. We use the economic score to determine a graduate program’s rank. The lower the economic score the better. For an analysis of how we arrive at the economic score, and a description of our data sources, please visit our methodology page.

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Earnings: $38,990

Median earnings of all students 3 years after graduation.

EarningsPlus: - $3,797

EarningsPlus compares student earnings after college against a benchmark of all students with the same graduate degree, adjusting for the in-state / out-of-state composition of the student body.

Debt: $60,702

The total debt accrued by the median student at the time of graduation.

Debt to earnings: 1.56

The debt-to-earnings ratio is calculated by dividing student debt upon graduation by the annual salary. A debt to earnings ratio of 1 means that annual educational debt is the same as annual earnings.

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Evangel University

Springfield, Missouri

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Columbia, Missouri

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University of Missouri, Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri

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Missouri University of Science and Technology

Rolla, Missouri

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Saint Louis University

Saint Louis, Missouri

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Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, Missouri

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Missouri State University, Springfield

Springfield, Missouri

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Washington University in St Louis

Saint Louis, Missouri

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How long does it take to pay down debt in psychology in Missouri?

Years

1.4 years

The average debt accrued from a master's degree in psychology is covered by average graduate earnings in 1.4 years.

How much do graduates with master's degree in psychology earn in Missouri?

Salary

$39,909

The median master's degree in psychology graduate earns $39,909 3 years after graduating.

How much does a master's degree in psychology cost in Missouri?

Net cost

$20,133

The average annual cost of a master's degree in psychology is $20,133. This is the net cost and considers only students that have received Title IV funds.