Psychology, M.Sc. | Rutgers University | Newark, United States
24 months
Duration
30888 USD/year
30888 USD/year
18168 USD/year
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About

The Psychology Department at Rutgers University - Newark offers a two-year graduate program leading to the Master of Arts degree. This program is designed for students who want ultimately to pursue doctoral training in psychology but first need to develop their research skills and portfolios.

Overview

Psychology is the study of mental and behavioral processes. Psychologists investigate fundamental questions such as, “How do emotion and reasoning influence one another?”, “What is the relationship between the mind and the brain?”, “How does learning occur?”, “What factors promote and hinder successful interpersonal and group interactions?” and many more.

About the programme

Students at Rutgers University may apply to pursue research and coursework in one of our four areas of specialization: Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Neuroscience, or Social Psychology.

Once admitted, students will receive 1:1 mentoring, complete four semesters of graduate coursework, and pursue independent research leading to a master's thesis. 

Programme Structure

Topics in this course include:

  • cognitive neuroscience
  • cognitive psychology
  • developmental psychology
  • social psychology
  • neuroscience
  • statistics and methodology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications require three letters of recommendation, undergraduate transcripts, a personal statement, and identification of a faculty mentor.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15444 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    30888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15444 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    18168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9084 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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