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Hunter College of the City University of New York

Overview

Hunter College of the City University of New York / Department of Psychology is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Animal behavior and conservation
(Certificate) Animal behavior and conservation
Master of Arts (MA) General psychology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 27
Other Advanced Degrees 11

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

145
Applied
61
Accepted
38
Enrolled
42%

Applying

Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum 12 credits of course work in psychology, including statistics and experimental psychology; 2 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

85
Total Graduate Students
92%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.24%
Black or African American 5.88%
White or Caucasian 74%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (24%)
Female (75%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Personality, cognitive and linguistic development, hormonal and neural control of behavior, gender and culture, social cognition of health and attitudes
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 695 Park Avenue
New York, NY  10065-5085
United States
Contact Christopher B. Braun
Chair
Email: psychadv@hunter.cuny.edu
Phone: 212-772-5554
Fax: 212-772-5620

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