Division 2: 2010

Table 1: Demographic Characteristics of Division 2 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

110

100.0

1,227

100.0

278

100.0

1,615

100.0

Gender

Men

47

42.7

568

46.3

208

74.8

823

51.0

Women

63

57.3

658

53.6

70

25.2

791

49.0

Not specified

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Race/ethnicity

American Indian

0

.0

4

.3

2

.7

6

.4

Asian

1

.9

20

1.6

11

4.0

32

2.0

Hispanic

0

.0

29

2.4

6

2.2

35

2.2

Black

0

.0

34

2.8

5

1.8

39

2.4

White

86

78.2

958

78.1

245

88.1

1,289

79.8

Multiracial/multi-ethnic

0

.0

17

1.4

1

.4

18

1.1

Not specified

23

20.9

165

13.4

8

2.9

196

12.1

Age

Under 30

2

1.8

9

.7

0

.0

11

.7

30 - 34

4

3.6

57

4.6

0

.0

61

3.8

35 - 39

4

3.6

112

9.1

7

2.5

123

7.6

40 - 44

7

6.4

134

10.9

5

1.8

146

9.0

45 - 49

15

13.6

127

10.4

8

2.9

150

9.3

50 - 54

13

11.8

146

11.9

21

7.6

180

11.1

55 - 59

16

14.5

159

13.0

33

11.9

208

12.9

60 - 64

18

16.4

175

14.3

68

24.5

261

16.2

65 - 69

12

10.9

128

10.4

42

15.1

182

11.3

70 or older

17

15.5

125

10.2

94

33.8

236

14.6

Not specified

2

1.8

55

4.5

0

.0

57

3.5

Mean

56.8

54.4

66.4

56.7

SD

12.8

13.3

12.9

14.0

Region

New England

6

5.5

101

8.2

26

9.4

133

8.2

Middle Atlantic

19

17.3

261

21.3

40

14.4

320

19.8

East North Central

18

16.4

189

15.4

37

13.3

244

15.1

West North Central

14

12.7

129

10.5

24

8.6

167

10.3

South Atlantic

14

12.7

210

17.1

61

21.9

285

17.6

East South Central

6

5.5

48

3.9

5

1.8

59

3.7

West South Central

5

4.5

82

6.7

20

7.2

107

6.6

Mountain

3

2.7

45

3.7

20

7.2

68

4.2

Pacific

21

19.1

113

9.2

38

13.7

172

10.7

Other US (eg, Puerto Rico)

1

.9

4

.3

0

.0

5

.3

Canada

2

1.8

18

1.5

4

1.4

24

1.5

Other

1

.9

27

2.2

3

1.1

31

1.9

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 2: Educational Characteristics of Division 2 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

110

100.0

1,227

100.0

278

100.0

1,615

100.0

Highest degree

Ph.D.

28

25.5

1,123

91.5

276

99.3

1,427

88.4

Ed.D.

3

2.7

36

2.9

2

.7

41

2.5

Psy.D.

0

.0

42

3.4

0

.0

42

2.6

Other doctorate or doctorate type not specified

0

.0

17

1.4

0

.0

17

1.1

Masters

74

67.3

5

.4

0

.0

79

4.9

Baccalaureate/Associate

2

1.8

0

.0

0

.0

2

.1

Not specified

3

2.7

4

.3

0

.0

7

.4

Years since degree

Less than 5

5

4.5

83

6.8

0

.0

88

5.4

5 – 9

9

8.2

147

12.0

4

1.4

160

9.9

10 – 14

12

10.9

172

14.0

9

3.2

193

12.0

15 – 19

20

18.2

164

13.4

14

5.0

198

12.3

20 – 24

16

14.5

157

12.8

11

4.0

184

11.4

25 or more

46

41.8

482

39.3

240

86.3

768

47.6

Not specified

2

1.8

22

1.8

0

.0

24

1.5

Mean

23.6

22.1

37.3

24.9

SD

12.2

13.2

13.0

14.3

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 3: Current Major Field of Division 3 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

Total

109

100.0

1,214

100.0

278

100.0

1,601

100.0

Health service provider subfields

Child clinical

1

.9

11

.9

2

.7

14

.9

Clinical

9

8.2

248

20.2

43

15.5

300

18.6

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

5

.4

1

.4

6

.4

Counseling psychology

12

10.9

75

6.1

15

5.4

102

6.3

Forensic

0

.0

5

.4

0

.0

5

.3

Geropsychology

0

.0

5

.4

2

.7

7

.4

Health

1

.9

23

1.9

3

1.1

27

1.7

School

1

.9

12

1.0

2

.7

15

.9

Subtotal

24

21.8

384

31.3

68

24.5

476

29.5

Research and other subfields

Cognitive

0

.0

49

4.0

9

3.2

58

3.6

Community

1

.9

6

.5

2

.7

9

.6

Comparative

0

.0

5

.4

4

1.4

9

.6

Developmental

7

6.4

120

9.8

16

5.8

143

8.9

Educational

10

9.1

54

4.4

12

4.3

76

4.7

Engineering psychology/ Human factors

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.1

Environmental

0

.0

2

.2

1

.4

3

.2

Experimental

4

3.6

85

6.9

40

14.4

129

8.0

General/Methods & Systems

11

10.0

42

3.4

17

6.1

70

4.3

Industrial/Organizational

4

3.6

44

3.6

5

1.8

53

3.3

Neurosciences

2

1.8

10

.8

2

.7

14

.9

Personality

0

.0

17

1.4

3

1.1

20

1.2

Physiological/Psychobiology

1

.9

17

1.4

7

2.5

25

1.5

Psychopharmacology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.1

Quantitative/ Math/ Psychometrics/ Stats

1

.9

13

1.1

11

4.0

25

1.5

Social

1

.9

149

12.1

43

15.5

193

12.0

Subtotal

42

38.2

614

50.0

175

62.9

831

51.5

Other fields

Behavioral Medicine

0

.0

3

.2

0

.0

3

.2

Business or Management

1

.9

3

.2

2

.7

6

.4

Computer Science

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Counseling

4

3.6

1

.1

0

.0

5

.3

Counselor Education

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Criminology/Criminal Justice

1

.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Economics

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Education, Teaching

15

13.6

63

5.1

8

2.9

86

5.3

Engineering

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Genetics

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Industrial Relations

1

.9

0

.0

0

.0

1

.1

Law

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.1

Organizational Behavior

1

.9

2

.2

0

.0

3

.2

Psychiatry

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Social/Behavioral Sciences

0

.0

4

.3

1

.4

5

.3

Theology/Religion

0

.0

2

.2

0

.0

2

.1

Other

4

3.6

23

1.9

19

6.8

46

2.8

Subtotal

27

24.5

106

8.6

34

12.2

167

10.3

Science designation

General science

21

19.1

144

11.7

22

7.9

187

11.6

Core science

38

34.5

572

46.6

169

60.8

779

48.2

Neither

34

30.9

388

31.6

86

30.9

508

31.5

Not specified

17

15.5

123

10.0

1

.4

141

8.7

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 4: Employment Characteristics of Division 2 Members, 2010

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

N=

110

100.0

1,227

100.0

278

100.0

1,615

100.0

Employment status

Working full time

49

44.5

694

56.6

174

62.6

917

56.8

Working part time

10

9.1

42

3.4

17

6.1

69

4.3

Postdoctoral study

1

.9

2

.2

2

.7

5

.3

Not working and seeking work

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Not working and not seeking work

1

.9

0

.0

1

.4

2

.1

Retired and not working

4

3.6

37

3.0

34

12.2

75

4.6

Retired and still working

1

.9

16

1.3

9

3.2

26

1.6

Other

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Employed; status not known

0

.0

5

.4

0

.0

5

.3

Not specified

44

40.0

429

35.0

41

14.7

514

31.8

Licensure status

Licensed and/or certified

16

14.5

362

29.5

80

28.8

458

28.4

Not licensed/unknown

94

85.5

865

70.5

198

71.2

1,157

71.6

Primary work setting (full-time-employed only)

University settings

16

32.7

358

51.6

116

66.7

490

53.4

Four-year colleges

5

10.2

200

28.8

29

16.7

234

25.5

Medical school/ Academic medical center

0

.0

6

.9

4

2.3

10

1.1

Other academic settings

15

30.6

80

11.5

4

2.3

99

10.8

Schools & other educational settings

3

6.1

12

1.7

1

.6

16

1.7

Independent practice

1

2.0

9

1.3

7

4.0

17

1.9

Hospital

4

8.2

1

.1

1

.6

6

.7

Clinic

1

2.0

2

.3

2

1.1

5

.5

Other human service

0

.0

8

1.2

0

.0

8

.9

Business & industry

1

2.0

1

.1

0

.0

2

.2

Government

1

2.0

5

.7

1

.6

7

.8

Other

1

2.0

9

1.3

9

5.2

19

2.1

Not specified

1

2.0

3

.4

0

.0

4

.4

Work activities (full-time-employed only)

Research

18

36.7

500

72.0

123

70.7

641

69.9

Education

40

81.6

620

89.3

141

81.0

801

87.4

Health/mental health services

9

18.4

133

19.2

20

11.5

162

17.7

Educational services

11

22.4

158

22.8

17

9.8

186

20.3

Other applied psychology

15

30.6

137

19.7

32

18.4

184

20.1

Management/administration

18

36.7

339

48.8

95

54.6

452

49.3

Other employment activities

19

38.8

186

26.8

48

27.6

253

27.6

Not specified

9

18.4

49

7.1

25

14.4

83

9.1

Primary work activity (full-time-employed only)

Research

1

2.0

24

3.5

28

16.1

53

5.8

Education

29

59.2

507

73.1

81

46.6

617

67.3

Mental Health Services

2

4.1

15

2.2

4

2.3

21

2.3

Educational Services

1

2.0

9

1.3

0

.0

10

1.1

Applied Psychology

2

4.1

3

.4

2

1.1

7

.8

Management/administration

3

6.1

78

11.2

31

17.8

112

12.2

Other activities

1

2.0

4

.6

3

1.7

8

.9

Not specified

10

20.4

54

7.8

25

14.4

89

9.7

Source: 2010 APA Directory and Employment Update.Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.

Table 5: Membership Characteristics of Division 2 Members, 2010

Other division memberships

Associate

Member

Fellow

Total

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

1. General Psychology

12

10.9

78

6.4

111

39.9

201

12.4

2. Teaching of Psychology

110

100.0

1,227

100.0

278

100.0

1,615

100.0

3. Experimental Psychology

0

.0

47

3.8

64

23.0

111

6.9

5. Evaluation & Measurement

2

1.8

35

2.9

22

7.9

59

3.7

6. Behavioral Neuroscience & Comparative

1

.9

25

2.0

27

9.7

53

3.3

7. Developmental Psychology

3

2.7

50

4.1

24

8.6

77

4.8

8. Personality & Social

6

5.5

163

13.3

66

23.7

235

14.6

9. SPSSI

5

4.5

52

4.2

59

21.2

116

7.2

10. Psychology & the Arts

3

2.7

19

1.5

8

2.9

30

1.9

12. Clinical Psychology

0

.0

68

5.5

36

12.9

104

6.4

13. Consulting Psychology

3

2.7

10

.8

12

4.3

25

1.5

14. SIOP

3

2.7

47

3.8

14

5.0

64

4.0

15. Educational Psychology

11

10.0

72

5.9

36

12.9

119

7.4

16. School Psychology

2

1.8

16

1.3

8

2.9

26

1.6

17. Counseling Psychology

3

2.7

48

3.9

22

7.9

73

4.5

18. Psychologists in Public Service

0

.0

4

.3

4

1.4

8

.5

19. Society for Military Psychology

1

.9

6

.5

5

1.8

12

.7

20. Adult Development & Aging

1

.9

50

4.1

20

7.2

71

4.4

21. Applied Experimental & Engineering

0

.0

4

.3

10

3.6

14

.9

22. Rehabilitation Psychology

1

.9

13

1.1

5

1.8

19

1.2

23. Consumer Psychology

0

.0

7

.6

7

2.5

14

.9

24. Theoretical & Philosophical

0

.0

24

2.0

16

5.8

40

2.5

25. Behavior Analysis

1

.9

26

2.1

13

4.7

40

2.5

26. History of Psychology

4

3.6

57

4.6

62

22.3

123

7.6

27. Community Psychology

3

2.7

15

1.2

12

4.3

30

1.9

28. Psychopharmacology & Substance Abuse

2

1.8

16

1.3

5

1.8

23

1.4

29. Psychotherapy

2

1.8

24

2.0

16

5.8

42

2.6

30. Psychological Hypnosis

1

.9

10

.8

3

1.1

14

.9

31. State, Provincial, & Territorial Psychological Assn Affairs

0

.0

4

.3

13

4.7

17

1.1

32. Humanistic Psychology

2

1.8

15

1.2

6

2.2

23

1.4

33. Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

0

.0

8

.7

4

1.4

12

.7

34. Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology

0

.0

11

.9

12

4.3

23

1.4

35. Psychology of Women

3

2.7

105

8.6

38

13.7

146

9.0

36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

4

3.6

52

4.2

18

6.5

74

4.6

37. Child and Family Policy & Practice

1

.9

9

.7

14

5.0

24

1.5

38. Health Psychology

4

3.6

57

4.6

21

7.6

82

5.1

39. Psychoanalysis

0

.0

18

1.5

5

1.8

23

1.4

40. Clinical Neuropsychology

0

.0

45

3.7

11

4.0

56

3.5

41. Psychology-Law Society

1

.9

30

2.4

16

5.8

47

2.9

42. Psychologists in Independent Practice

0

.0

22

1.8

14

5.0

36

2.2

43. Family Psychology

2

1.8

16

1.3

5

1.8

23

1.4

44. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues

3

2.7

24

2.0

11

4.0

38

2.4

45. Ethnic Minority Issues

1

.9

33

2.7

18

6.5

52

3.2

46. Media Psychology

1

.9

7

.6

12

4.3

20

1.2

47. Exercise & Sport Psychology

2

1.8

21

1.7

6

2.2

29

1.8

48. Peace Psychology

0

.0

18

1.5

22

7.9

40

2.5

49. Group Psychology & Group Psychotherapy

1

.9

5

.4

8

2.9

14

.9

50. Addiction Psychology

0

.0

11

.9

7

2.5

18

1.1

51. Men & Masculinity

0

.0

12

1.0

11

4.0

23

1.4

52. International

2

1.8

24

2.0

53

19.1

79

4.9

53. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

1

.9

22

1.8

10

3.6

33

2.0

54. Pediatric Psychology

0

.0

11

.9

6

2.2

17

1.1

55. Advancement of Pharmacotherapy

0

.0

5

.4

5

1.8

10

.6

56. Trauma Psychology

1

.9

12

1.0

8

2.9

21

1.3

Number of divisions

One

61

55.5

410

33.4

23

8.3

494

30.6

Two

28

25.5

447

36.4

43

15.5

518

32.1

Three

12

10.9

193

15.7

47

16.9

252

15.6

Four or more

9

8.2

177

14.4

165

59.4

351

21.7

Number belonging to state associations

20

18.2

258

21.0

68

24.5

346

21.4

ABPP Clinical psychology

0

.0

12

1.0

13

4.7

25

1.5

Counseling

0

.0

0

.0

2

.7

2

.1

 Organizational business consulting psychology

0

.0

1

.1

1

.4

2

.1

Clinical neuropsychology

0

.0

1

.1

0

.0

1

.1

Forensic

0

.0

1

.1

2

.7

3

.2

Family psychology

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Psychoanalysis

0

.0

0

.0

1

.4

1

.1

Clinical child and adolescent psychology

0

.0

1

.1

3

1.1

4

.2

Paid the 2010 practice assessment

6

5.5

169

13.8

26

9.4

201

12.4

Total

110

100.0

1,227

100.0

278

100.0

1,615

100.0

Source: 2010 APA Directory.  Compiled by Center for Workforce Studies.