M.Sc. On Campus Blended

Applied Psychology

Tarleton State University

24 months
14829 USD/year
14829 USD/year
7467 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Applied Psychology program at Tarleton State University was designed to prepare students to pursue doctoral level study. Additionally, students that complete the program may be prepared for entry into a variety of professional positions including but not limited to: teaching at the college/university level, psychological researcher, research project manager and human resources.


Designed With You in Mind

We offer three different options within the Applied Psychology program at Tarleton State University:

  • The Thesis option is designed for students who want to conduct and publish independent empirical research in the discipline, and is the best option for those who plan to continue on to doctoral study.
  • The Applied Project option is designed for students who do not plan on continuing with doctoral study, but wish to engage in a capstone experience that will involve applying the knowledge and skills acquired by their advanced study in the psychological sciences.
  • The Teaching Track option is the choice for students seeking a career as an adjunct seeking a career in teaching lower level psychology courses in community colleges.

Career Opportunities

Psychologists are employed and in high demand in a variety of different areas. The wide array of career options allow graduates of our program to connect their passion for psychology to the purpose of professionalism. Career options for psychologists include:
  • Psychological Research Manager
  • Marketing Data Analyst
  • Training and Development Consultant
  • Learning Specialist
  • Community College Faculty

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Behavioral Statistics
  • Research Methods
  • Theories of Learning
  • Advanced Quantitative Methods and Experimental Design
  • History and Systems
  • Advanced Psycholinguistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to Tarleton State University – Graduate Studies
  • Undergraduate major in Psychology (Those lacking the desired background will be require to complete leveling work in statistics and research for psychology.)
  • Complete and submit the Apply Texas Online Application
  • Submit official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework (A GPA of 2.5 or higher is required for the last 60 hours of coursework)
  • Students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher on the last 60 hours are not require to take the GRE, MAT, or MFT tests. Students with a GPA between 2.5 and 2.99 will be require to submit test scores.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14829 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14829 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    14829 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14829 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7467 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7467 USD per year during 24 months.


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