153
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Colorado State University / Department of Psychology is located in Fort Collins, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Applied Industrial/Organizational Psychology (MAIOP)
Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Psychology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 26
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test in psychology (for some programs; minimum scores within 50th percentile)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

117
Applied
52
Accepted
49
Enrolled
44%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test in psychology (for some programs; minimum scores within 50th percentile)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae, transcripts
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

153
Total Graduate Students
62%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
37%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.5%
Black or African American 2.61%
White or Caucasian 77%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.65%
Asian 1.96%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.58%
Unknown 2.61%

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

35
Total faculty
Full-time (30)
Part-time (5)
Male (14)
Female (21)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Occupational health psychology; developmental disabilities; memory and aging; understanding well-being and meaning of life; embodied perception and cognition
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,755,188

Location & Contact

Address 1876 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO  80523-1876
United States
Contact Dr. Don Rojas
Department Chair
Email: don.rojas@colostate.edu
Phone: 970-491-5213