Department of Psychology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston College

Department of Psychology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
27
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 2
fall application deadline
3%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

3% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 303
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 3
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 2nd January 2nd Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown4%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBehavioral neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience, developmental psychology, quantitative psychology and social psychology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Psychology

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Boston College

140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3800
United States

Dr. Ellen Winner

Chairperson

Phone: 617-552-4100
Email: winner@bc.edu

Dr. Scott Slotnick

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 617-552-4100
Email: slotnics@bc.edu


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