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Psychology

Rhode Island College

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21692 USD/year
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8929 USD/year
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The overall goal of the Master of Arts in Psychology degree program is to educate students about the major content areas and the science of psychology.

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Overview

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 program 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 I
  • Research Design and Analysis II
  • Seminar in Child and Adolescent Development
  • Cognition

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
81 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records.
  • Prior course work in research methods and statistics, PLUS in at least three of the following areas: cognitive psychology, developmental psychology, learning, personality theory, and social psychology. Minimum 75th percentile score on the GRE Psychology subtest may be substituted for the three additional courses. 
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale in undergraduate course work.
  • An official report of scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21692 USD/year
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  • National

    21692 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21692 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    8929 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8929 USD per year and a duration of  .

All full-time graduate students (those taking 9 credit hours or more per semester) pay per credit hour.

Funding

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