Department of Psychology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences Brigham Young University

Department of Psychology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
60
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
24%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Behavioral Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Clinical Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • General Psychology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 17
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

24% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 57
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 24
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st 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, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of upper-division course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of upper-division course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 31
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian88%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty31
    • Full-time Percentage94%
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Female Percentage23%
    • Male Percentage77%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPsychotherapy process, Alzheimer's disease/dementia, psychology and law, health, psychology, developmental
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,000,000

Location & Contact

Department of Psychology

College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Brigham Young University

1001 SWKT
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. Dawson Hedges

Chair

Phone: 801-422-6357
Fax: 801-422-0602
Email: dawson_hedges@byu.edu

Leesa Scott

Coordinator of Student Programs

Phone: 801-422-4560
Fax: 801-422-0602
Email: leesa_scott@byu.edu


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