Table 1 Participant demographic characteristics

From: Why (Not) School Psychology?: a Survey of Undergraduate Psychology Majors’ Preferences

Characteristic n Percentage of sample
Gender 617  
Female 532 86
Male 61 10
Transgender female 0 0
Transgender male 2 0.3
Gender nonconforming 17 3
Other 2 0.3
Prefer not to answer 3 0.4
Ethnicity 617  
Caucasian 319 52
African-American 74 12
Hispanic 113 18
Native American 1 0.2
Asian American 40 7
Pacific Islander 2 0.3
Other 59 10
Prefer not to answer 9 2
State 594  
New Jersey 165 28
New York 233 40
Pennsylvania 163 27
Delaware 33 5
Type of institution 572  
Community 5 1
Public 272 48
Private 286 50
Other 9 1
Class rank 605  
Freshman 72 12
Sophomore 103 17
Junior 210 35
Senior 182 30
Super senior 24 4
Other 14 2
GPA 605  
3.5–4.0 302 50
3.0–3.4 219 36
2.5–2.9 65 11
2.0–2.4 17 3
Below 2.0 2 0.3