Psychology - Applied Psychological Methods

Fordham University

24 months
1442 USD/credit
1442 USD/credit
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This Psychology - Applied Psychological Methods programe is offered by Fordham University.


Fusing data analytics and behavioral science, Fordham University master’s degree program in Psychology - Applied Psychological Methods will prepare you to help businesses, nonprofits, educational institutions, and policy makers create more efficient decisions in line with their long-term goals.

Though run by the psychology department, the applied psychological methods program welcomes students from a variety of academic backgrounds. An interdisciplinary program, applied psychological methods brings together a diverse faculty and course offerings from Fordham’s computer and information science department, political science department, and the Graduate School of Education.

You’ll choose between one of two tracks:

  • Program Evaluation provides training in needs assessment, impact and outcome assessment, and qualitative analysis.
  • Tests and Measures focuses on advanced statistics and data analysis, data mining, and test development and validation.

You’ll also gain hands-on experience applying psychological research and statistical methods to real-world problems through our internship program. Partnering organizations include the New York City Department of Education, National School Climate Center, Metis Associates, Prophase LLC, the Mary Mitchell Family and Youth Center, Jewish Home Lifecare, and the Isabella Geriatric Center.

Program Highlights
  • Strong foundation in core quantitative concepts, theories, and methods including psychometric theory, research methodology, and statistics
  • Deep knowledge of ethical issues related to research in applied settings
  • All courses designed specifically for graduate-level work

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychometric Theory
  • Ethics & Society
  • Political Survey Research
  • Regression 
  • Multivariate Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Statement of Purpose (1-2 pages, double spaced)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Writing Sample
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE Exam (Fordham’s GRE school code is 2259)
  • Undergraduate Transcripts (Sent to: Fordham University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Keating 216, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY, 10458)
  • Application Fee of $70

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1442 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1442 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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Psychology - Applied Psychological Methods
Fordham University