24 months
935 USD/credit 16830 USD/year
935 USD/credit 16830 USD/year
241 USD/credit 4338 USD/year
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The unique and vibrant Masters in Psychology program at University of West Georgia honors our department’s roots in humanistic psychology. 


Psychology curriculum from University of West Georgia supports students in developing finer conceptual understanding of the field of psychology in general, and of human science psychologies in particular.

Our approach is integrative, emphasizing historical and theoretical foundations as well as experiential dimensions and applications of psychology, and integrating phenomenological, critical, depth, and community psychology perspectives. We engage one another in a process of conceptually-informed self-reflection and personal growth in a close community of diverse students and faculty.


  • 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


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all schools attended
  • 3 letters of recommendation: 
  • The Psychology program requires that at least two of the three letters of recommendation be submitted by college-level faculty familiar with the applicant’s academic abilities. The third letter may be submitted by an employer and/or supervisor. Exceptions may be made in special cases with permission from the Director of the Psychology Program.
  • Electronic Recommendation Request forms will be available after your application has been submitted online. 
  • Personal narrative statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 935 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 935 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 241 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Carrollton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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