Department of Psychology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

Department of Psychology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hofstra University

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Applied Organizational Psychology (Phd); Clinical Psychology (Phd); Industrial/Organizational Psychology (MA); School-Community Psychology (Psy!D).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis Optional, Internship; For Doctorate, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation, 1St Year Qualifying Examination, 2Nd Year Research Project, Successful Practicum/Externship Placements, Written Presentation And Successful Oral Defense Of Dissertation, Completion Of Full-Time Internship.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time And Evening/Weekend Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE, Interview, Essay; For Doctorate, GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (Psychology), Letters Of Recommendation, Interview, Essay. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 213 Computer-Based; 80 Ibt).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 1/15 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 1/15 For International Students.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 27. 341 Applicants, 31% Accepted, 63 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
173 Full-Time (122 Women), 39 Part-Time (26 Women); Includes 36 Minority (11 African Americans, 21 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 4 Hispanic Americans), 3 International.


32 Full-Time (10 Women), 11 Part-Time/Adjunct (3 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2009&Ndash;10, 108 Students Received Support, Including 99 Fellowships With Full And Partial Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $7,095 Per Year), 9 Research Assistantships With Full And Partial Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $4,767 Per Year); Career-Related Internships Or Fieldwork, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, Scholarships/Grants, Tuition Waivers (Full And Partial), Unspecified Assistantships, And Some Externship Placements Offer Support Stipends Also Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Charles F. Levinthal
Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone: 516-463-5627
Fax: 516-463-6052

Contact Info
Carol Drummer
Dean of Graduate Admissions
Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone: 516-463-4876
Fax: 516-463-4664

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