106
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Georgia State University / Department of Psychology is located in Atlanta, GA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Developmental psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Clinical psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Community psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cognitive sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neuropsychology and behavioral neuroscience

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 19
Doctoral Degrees 21

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

450
Applied
31
Accepted
16
Enrolled
7%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

106
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.77%
Black or African American 6.6%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 9.43%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.72%
Unknown 8.49%

Gender

Male (20%)
Female (79%)

Faculty

40
Total faculty
Full-time (40)
Part-time (0)
Male (14)
Female (26)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Clinical psychology, developmental psychology, community psychology, neuropsychology and behavioral neuroscience, cognitive sciences
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 33 Gilmer Street
Atlanta, GA  30302-3083
United States
Contact Dr. Lisa Armistead
Chair
Email: lparmistead@gsu.edu
Phone: 404-413-6205
Fax: 404-413-6207