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Psychology

Rhode Island College

12 months
Duration
943 USD/credit
943 USD/credit
485 USD/credit
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About

The overall goal of the Master of Arts in Psychology degree program at Rhode Island College is to educate students about the major content areas and the science of psychology.

Overview

Why Rhode Island College?

The M.A. in Psychology is the only terminal master's degree in Rhode Island to offer graduate education in the general science of psychology. The faculty at RIC have expertise in a variety of areas and work closely with students in the classroom and in research. Full-time faculty members teach the courses, and the low student-faculty ratio offers a personalized experience.

Learning outcomes

Students will attain an understanding of psychological theory and principles, an understanding of the scientific method of inquiry and data analysis, the ability to be critical consumers of psychological literature, and the ability to conduct independent research. The Psychology program at Rhode Island College helps to prepare students to integrate psychological principles and methods of inquiry in applied and/or research settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Design and Analysis 
  • Seminar in Child and Adolescent Development
  • Cognition

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $50 nonrefundable application fee
  • TOEFL minimum score of 81 web-based (213 computer-based or 550 written) or IELTS minimum score of 6.5. See appendix for English language proficiency testing services.
  • Official copies of all undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) academic records with a certified course-by-course evaluation and English translation from an approved agency (NACES or AICE). See appendix for a partial list of approved agencies.
  • At least three professional reference letters and a personal resume.
  • Some programs require the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test. Check the individual graduate program for specific requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    943 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 943 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    943 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 943 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 485 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Providence

1030 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

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

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.

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