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Psychology Program at Palo Alto College (PAC)

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  • FAFSA School Code: 023413
  • Phone: (210) 486-3000

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  • Phone: (210) 921-5270

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  • Phone: (210) 921-5316

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Psychology Program

The psychology program at Palo Alto College prepares students for careers as case managers, psychiatric technicians, career counselors, and rehabilitation specialists. The program focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Program courses include: principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods. Get more details below including other Texas colleges that offer psychology program.

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Students Enrolled in the Psychology Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. PAC offers an associate's degree program in psychology.

Students by Gender (2010-2011)

 Graduates
Male4
Female23

Students by Race (2010-2011)

 Graduates
Black1
Hispanic12
White6
Unknown8

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Psychology program at Palo Alto College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

School Psychologists

  • Description:

    Investigate processes of learning and teaching and develop psychological principles and techniques applicable to educational problems.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, school psychologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 21.9% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX
      • Total Employment: 620
      • Average Hourly Rate: $35.06
      • Average Annual Salary: $72,930

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

  • Description:

    Apply principles of psychology to human resources, administration, management, sales, and marketing problems. Activities may include policy planning; employee testing and selection, training and development; and organizational development and analysis. May work with management to organize the work setting to improve worker productivity.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, industrial-organizational psychologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 34.9% from 2010 to 2020

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Psychology Programs in Texas

Psychology programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

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Our Lady of the Lake University - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
Type: 4-Year Private College

36 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B)
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St Philips College

San Antonio, TX
Type: Community College

15 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (A)
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San Antonio College

San Antonio, TX
Type: Community College

30 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (A)
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St. Mary's University

San Antonio, TX
Type: 4-Year Private College

34 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B)
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Trinity University

San Antonio, TX
Type: 4-Year Private College

15 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B)
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University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, TX
Type: 4-Year Private College

40 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B)
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Northwest Vista College

San Antonio, TX
Type: Community College

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (A)
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The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
Type: 4-Year Public College

330 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B,M)
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Texas Lutheran University

Seguin, TX
Type: 4-Year Private College

19 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B)
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Texas State University

San Marcos, TX
Type: 4-Year Public College

320 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Psychology (B)