Psychoanalysis, M.A. | Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis | Brookline, United States
24 months
864 USD/credit 18576 USD/year
864 USD/credit 18576 USD/year
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Students from all walks of life enroll in the Master of Arts degree program in Psychoanalysis of Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis in order to understand how people develop their emotional and mental lives, how people operate from motivations that are outside their own awareness, and why people interact and behave in characteristic ways.


Whether as a supplement or preparation for clinical work, doctoral study, or as a way to enrich their work with people in other fields (such as law, education, or organizations), students gain a deeper understanding of people in their full complexity through BGSP’s integrative approach to learning.

Key facts:

Through this Psychoanalysis of Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, students gain psychoanalytic insights into clinical and interpersonal situations and will be prepared for post-graduate psychoanalytic training at BGSP. The program neither offers a complete course of clinical training nor leads to licensed practice, but provides an introduction to psychoanalytic approaches to regressed patients and a solid basis for further clinical study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Field Placement Group Supervision
  • Maturation : Early Development
  • Concepts of Group Psychoanalysis
  • Psychoanalytic Theory I: Basic Concepts
  • Comparative Psychoanalysis
  • Dreams, Fantasy, and Symbolic Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


43 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application or printed application form
  • Application fee of $100
  • One-page personal statement of interest
  • Two (2) current letters of reference and two (2) letter of reference waiver forms (At least one reference should be academic, and the others should be from professional or academic sources)
  • Official copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts
  • Academic writing sample

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 864 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 864 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Brookline

1950 - 4038 USD /month
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