Psychological Science, M.Sc. | Ohio University | Athens, United States
12 months
17436 USD/year
17436 USD/year
9444 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. Psychological Science from Ohio University offers an outstanding and distinctive graduate education that prepares students for careers in academic and other professional settings. 


Program Overview

  • The M.S. Psychological Science from Ohio University produces graduates who have gained knowledge about a substantive area of psychology, who have the quantitative and methodological expertise to conduct rigorous, cutting-edge research, and who have demonstrated their research skills through the completion of a master’s thesis.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Knowledge Base in Content Area: Students will demonstrate a thorough understanding of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in one of the substantive areas of psychology.
  • Research Methods in Psychology: Students will demonstrate strong research skills that will enable them to contribute original and independent insights to the existing psychological literature.
  • Critical Thinking Skills in Psychology: Students will demonstrate the ability to critically analyze the body of scholarship comprising psychological science.
  • Values in Psychology: Students will behave in a manner that reflects appropriate professional values and ethical standards.
  • Communication Skills: Students will develop excellent written and oral communication skills.

Career Opportunities for Graduates

  • The M.S. degree prepares students for doctoral training in psychology as well as a variety of research-based professional positions, e.g., behavioral medicine, consumer research, and so on.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Methods in Psychology
  • Intermediate Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
  • Linear Regression
  • Readings in Psychology
  • Research Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students can apply any time for admission, and applications will be considered on a rolling basis as long as space is available.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4722 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Athens

1079 - 1780 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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