Psychology Program at Hawaii Pacific University (HPU)

Psychology Program

The psychology program at Hawaii Pacific University 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 Hawaii colleges that offer psychology program.

Students Enrolled in the Psychology Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. HPU offers a bachelor's degree program in psychology.

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male20
Female36

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
Asian6
Black2
Hispanic13
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders2
White16

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Psychology program at HPU, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

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

  • Honolulu, HI
    • Total Employment: 380
    • Average Hourly Rate: $44.01
    • Average Annual Salary: $91,530

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 Hawaii

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 = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Argosy University - Hawaii

Honolulu, HI
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (A,B)

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Honolulu, HI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 210 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (B,M,D)

Chaminade University of Honolulu

Honolulu, HI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 50 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (B)

Brigham Young University - Hawaii

Laie, HI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 27 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (B)

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Hilo, HI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 78 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (B)

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