Shippensburg, PA
location
Public
type
Rural
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
22
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
86%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Psychological Science Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some, Thesis Required for some and thesis, field experience, or competency exam
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

86% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 29
    • Accepted 25
    • Acceptance Rate 86
    • Enrolled 10
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 2.75, course in statistics, and 9 undergraduate credit hours in psychology, supplemental form with personal goals statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, TOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based, 68 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, resident hall director and student payroll positions

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students22
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students22
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Full-time Percentage45%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian91%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%

Location & Contact

Department of Psychology

College of Arts and Sciences
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299
United States

Dr. Kathryn Potoczak

Associate Professor and Program Coordinator

Phone: 717-477-1657
Fax: 717-477-4057
Email: kmpoto@ship.edu

Ms. Maya Mapp

Director of Admissions

Phone: 717-477-1231
Fax: 717-477-4016
Email: mtmapp@ship.edu

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