Current Students

MA Program

PhD Program

The MA program is a 24-month program and requires full-time resident study. A minimum 30 credits of coursework are required, including core program courses, graduate statistics, and breadth courses within Psychology. Exact requirements vary by Research Area. In addition to courses, MA students are required to complete a thesis and present their research at our annual PsychFest conference. Upon completion of the MA program, students must apply for acceptance into the PhD program.On average, it takes four to five years to complete the PhD program (after the MA) and requires full-time academic year residency until the attainment of candidacy. At least 12 credits of coursework are required, and the details of required courses vary by Research Area. In addition to courses, doctoral students are required to complete a comprehensive examination and a dissertation. Students in the Clinical Program are required to complete a year-long accredited clinical internship.

Program Requirements

Complete program requirements can be found in the Graduate Student Handbook.

View the program requirements by Research Area: