M.Sc. On Campus Online


Mercy College New York

12 months
927 USD/credit
927 USD/credit
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The Master of Science in Psychology at Mercy College New York provides graduate education in psychology through coursework, research, supervised clinical internships, and professional colloquia.


The Master of Science in Psychology at Mercy College New York is designed to extend your knowledge of psychology in general, as well as to provide specific experiences in psychology graduate education to fit your individual interests. Both clinical and research opportunities exist within the program. Required coursework surveys all aspect of advanced psychological study, including theory, history, ethics, methodology and clinical practice, and prepares the student both for employment requiring psychological study as well as eventual doctoral study.

By the end of this program, students should be able to: 

  • Compare theoretical approaches in psychology
  • Identify brain/behavior relationships
  • Assess psychological profiles using standard diagnostic practices (DSM)
  • Exhibit knowledge of research design and methodology in an independent research project
  • Demonstrate clinical skills required in the counseling profession
  • Conduct group therapy sessions
  • Assess crucial issues in the ethics of research and clinical practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Contemp Theories in Psych
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Statstcs & Rsrch Methdlgy I
  • Statstcs & Rsrch Methdlgy II
  • Practicum
  • Group Experience
  • Psychopathology
  • Professional Issues and Ethics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of recommendation 
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé
  • Test scores
  • Additional transcripts from other colleges or universities

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    927 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    927 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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