Washington, DC
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
69
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
5%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Clinical Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Clinical Psychology ]
    • Cognitive Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Cognitive Sciences ]
    • Applied Social Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Social Psychology ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted and general exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

5% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 442
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 5
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students69
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students69
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Full-time Percentage57%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student13%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty25
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%

Location & Contact

Department of Psychology

Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
The George Washington University

2121 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
United States

Dr. Paul Poppen

Chair

Phone: 202-994-6324
Email: pjp@gwu.edu

Information Contact

Phone: 202-994-6320
Fax: 202-994-1602
Email: psydept@gwu.edu

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