24 months
545 USD/credit 9810 USD/year
545 USD/credit 9810 USD/year
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 The Master of Science in Psychology - Developmental Psychology degree at Liberty University will equip students with research skills to solve real-world problems, add knowledge to the social scientific community, and glorify God in the process.

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Career Opportunities for Our Master of Science in Psychology - Developmental Psychology degree at Liberty University   Graduates

  • Community/junior college instructors
  • Prepare for Ph.D. (teaching, research)
  • Service coordinator: Assess, evaluate, treat, and advocate for those with developmental disabilities
  • Research/data analyst (research/assessment in government, education, private companies)
  • Program coordinator/director
  • Program development/evaluation (prevention/intervention programs)
  • Child (reading, math, character, socioemotional, violence, adoption, bullying, etc.)
  • Adolescent (similar to child)
  • Older adults (physical, cognitive, socio-emotional)


Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Social Psychology
  •  Cognitive Psychology: Theories and Methodology
  •  Advanced Conditioning and Learning
  • Advanced Developmental Neuropsychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
151 (verbal)
152 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account
  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing. 2.75 to 2.99 may grant admission on caution.
  • Undergraduate prerequisites (can be taken after admission): 12 credit hours in psychology which must include general psychology, statistics, research methods, and one additional psychology course
  • Official GRE Test Scores (must be taken within the last 5 years). Current GRE, 151 Verbal Reasoning, 152 Quantitative Reasoning, 3.5 Analytical Writing. Scores of 149-150 Verbal and 150-151 Quantitative may grant admission on caution. 3.0 to 4.0 undergraduate GPA waives GRE test score requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    9810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 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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