66
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

The George Washington University / Department of Psychology is located in Washington, DC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Clinical psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied social psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cognitive neuroscience

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Alternate accepted
General exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

452
Applied
157
Accepted
87
Enrolled
35%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

66
Total Graduate Students
37%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
62%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.06%
Black or African American 15.15%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 12.12%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.03%
Unknown 3.03%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

36
Total faculty
Full-time (26)
Part-time (10)
Male (14)
Female (22)

Location & Contact

Address 2121 I Street, NW
Washington, DC  20052
United States
Contact Dr. Carol Sigelman
Chair
Email: carol@gwu.edu
Phone: 202-994-8422