Department of Psychology College of Behavioral and Social Sciences University of Maryland, College Park

Department of Psychology College of Behavioral and Social Sciences University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
77%
23%
student ratio
115
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
7%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Experimental Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Developmental Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Social Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Industrial Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Clinical Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees 15
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

7% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 725
    • Accepted 56
    • Acceptance Rate 7
    • Enrolled 34
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • 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, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.5, and research and/or work experience, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.5, and research and/or work experience, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students115
    • Female Percentage77%
    • Male Percentage23%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students115
    • Part-time Percentage23%
    • Full-time Percentage77%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty108
    • Full-time Percentage85%
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSocial stereotyping and prejudice, anxiety disorders, auditory neuroethology, counseling and social psychology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,716,310

Location & Contact

Department of Psychology

College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD 20742
United States

Dr. Jack Blanchard

Chair

Phone: 301-405-8438
Fax: 301-314-9566
Email: jblancha@umd.edu

Dr. Charles Caramello

Dean of Graduate School

Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305


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