The easternmost state of the United States, Maine is famous for its fishing and landscape. There is truly no finer place to raise a family and settle down in a career. Psychology is one of the most fascinating subjects available as a college major. The human brain is a mystery that continues to be studied and understood to this day.
13 Accredited Universities
$69,660 AVG Annual Median Salary*
220 People Employed in a Psychology Field*
Trends & Outlook for Psychology Careers
The average clinical psychologist earns $69,660 per year in the state of Maine. This is one of the most popular careers in psychology for existing professionals in this field. In order for psychological professionals to be able to diagnose, assess, and treat mental illnesses in the state of Maine, they must apply for and be approved for licensure directly through the state department.
The state of Maine requires that applicants obtain a doctoral degree from an accredited university and complete 2 years of experience in a psychological position. Individuals that receive career-specific master’s degree can qualify for licensure based on requirements for their specific licenses.
If learners choose to take the undergraduate path, there are plenty of employment opportunities in entry level human resource positions as well as sales representatives and psychiatric technicians.
List of Accredited Psychology Schools in Maine
Programs That May Be Currently Accepting Applicants
Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - See more at: http://www.husson.edu/college-of-health-and-education/school-of-education/graduate-programs/clinical-mental-health-counseling/#sthash.FNzIf9X1.dpuf
Portland | ME Accredited by: New England Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Psy.D. degree (Doctor of Psychology) in school psychology
Featured Online Programs
NYU Steinhardt's online MA in Counseling and Guidance, [email protected], prepares aspiring school counselors to become transformative leaders and critical resources for pre-K-12 students in public and private schools across the country. Request Information.
Northwestern’s Top-12 ranked Online MA in Counseling Program prepares the next generation of clinical mental health counselors. [email protected] offers both full and part time options that allow you to earn a degree on your own schedule and a Bridge to Counseling track designed for students with limited previous experience or knowledge in psychology. GRE scores are not required for admission to the program. Click for more admissions info.