Psychology Program at Hawaii Pacific University

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. Hawaii Pacific University offers a bachelor's degree program in psychology.

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male11
Female40

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Asian6
Black4
Hispanic7
White15
Multiple Races15
Non Resident Alien4

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

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

Regulatory Affairs Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate production activities of an organization to ensure compliance with regulations and standard operating procedures.

School Psychologists

Description

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

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, school psychologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 19.6% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Urban Honolulu, HI
    • Total Employment: 620
    • Average Hourly Rate: $39.61
    • Average Annual Salary: $82380

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 & Projections ()

According to the BLS, industrial-organizational psychologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 19.1% from 2014 to 2024

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists

Description

Apply theories and principles of neuropsychology to diagnose and treat disorders of higher cerebral functioning.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, neuropsychologists and clinical neuropsychologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 9.8% from 2014 to 2024

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in psychology, such as child, clinical, and developmental psychology, and psychological counseling. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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,...)

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Honolulu, HI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 220 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
  • 55 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (B)

Brigham Young University - Hawaii

Laie, HI
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 37 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
  • 73 students completed this program

Programs

  • Psychology (B)

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
91.30%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
95%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
13:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
56

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$8,258