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Department of Psychology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

  • Detroit, MI
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 66%34%
    student ratio
  • 134
    total students
  • $9,975 | $28,808
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • June 15
    fall application deadline
  • 11%
    acceptance rate
  • 6 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Cognitive, Developmental And Social Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Behavioral And Cognitive Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Clinical Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Industrial And Organizational Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 32
    • Doctoral Degrees 18
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

11% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 420
    • Accepted 48
    • Acceptance Rate 11
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 15th May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline October 15th September 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline March 15th January 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, admission to Graduate School, and minimum undergraduate upper-division cumulative GPA of 3.0, courses in introductory psychology and statistics (for industrial and organizational psychology; MA in Psychology applicants must apply to PhD program)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, admission to Graduate School; bachelor's, master's, or other advanced degree, and at least three letters of recommendation, statement of purpose; apply by December 15 for fall semester only
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,975
    • Out-of-state tuition *$28,808
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,295.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students134
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students134
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage82%
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNeuroscience, including functional cognitive imaging, neural physiology, behavioral pharmacology, and neurobehavioral teratology, cognitive and neurochemical processes associated with aging, drug addiction and neurological disorders to studies of the neural circuits that underlie learning, emotion, and weight regulation, the life-long developmental plasticity of the neurobiological processes of behavior, neuropsychology, child clinical psychology, health psychology, community psychology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,251,809

Location & Contact

Department of Psychology

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Boris Baltes

Acting Chair/Professor

Phone: 313-577-2800
Fax: 313-577-7636
Email: b.baltes@wayne.edu

Ms. Alia Allen

Academic Services Officer

Phone: 313-577-2823
Email: aallen@wayne.edu



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