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Hampden-Sydney College

Psychology, General (42.0101)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Psychology, General
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BA
2010 CIP Code: 420101

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-1822219
2018-19212110
2019-2023288
2020-21232311
2021-222198

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 3,470

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-18819
2018-198210
2019-20628
2020-216511
2021-22718
Five Year Summary351146
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years011046043146



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)6939%$45,852$58,567$76,746
2011-12 (8 years)7736%$41,569$63,984$86,614
2014-15 (5 years)8343%$32,216$50,779$62,089
2016-17 (3 years)7649%$28,595$49,107$59,846
2018-19 (18 months)5857%$18,111$31,395$43,284



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-175575.3%$ 20,000$ 26,861$ 30,458$ 39,848
2013-14 to 2017-184473.3%$ 21,282$ 26,755$ 28,478$ 34,598
2014-15 to 2018-194376.8%$ 23,342$ 27,382$ 35,277$ 37,264
2015-16 to 2019-203676.6%$ 21,651$ 27,691$ 36,510$ 41,145
2016-17 to 2020-213173.8%$ 25,732$ 28,734$ 37,916$ 46,718
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-175575.3%$ 21,282$ 45,007$ 48,117$ 66,220
2013-14 to 2017-184473.3%$ 22,312$ 45,582$ 50,795$ 76,864
2014-15 to 2018-194376.8%$ 25,568$ 47,595$ 56,530$ 93,940
2015-16 to 2019-203676.6%$ 27,050$ 50,558$ 61,320$ 98,552
2016-17 to 2020-213173.8%$ 33,720$ 89,319$ 73,103$ 108,892


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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