Studyportals

Psychology

University of West Georgia

M.A. Blended
12 months
Duration
11220 USD/year
11220 USD/year
2892 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Psychology program of University of West Georgia has a broadly humanistic orientation, with additional foundation in existential, transpersonal, and critical-social theoretical perspectives. We prize a holistic view on human subjectivity, interpersonal relation, and being in the world.

Overview

The Psychology program of University of West Georgia is generalist and integrative, allowing students to dwell in both the historical and theoretical foundations of psychology as well as linger in some specific conceptual and applied areas of focus. We do the work of head, and heart, and hand.

Objectives

  • Understand Personal Growth and Transformation as it relates to self and others
  • Understand humanistic/transpersonal approaches to psychology and their application to subdisciplines in psychology
  • Understand and apply human science research methodologies
  • Understand Humanistic Psychology's relationship to the helping professions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Philosophy of Psychology
  • Psychology of Dreams
  • Psychology of Myth and Symbol
  • Horizon Seminar
  • Groups and Group Process
  • Eastern and Transpersonal Psychologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)

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.
69
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate applicants must complete the online Graduate Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required
  • Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office
  • GPA of 2.5 on undergraduate degree
  • Official GRE scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Personal narrative statement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    2892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1446 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last year

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Psychology
-
University of West Georgia

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!