95
Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Psychology is located in Lawrence, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Clinical psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Quantitative psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Social psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Developmental psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cognitive and brain sciences
Master of Arts (MA) Social psychology
Master of Arts (MA) Clinical psychology
Master of Arts (MA) Cognitive and brain sciences
Master of Arts (MA) Developmental psychology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 17
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

361
Applied
26
Accepted
16
Enrolled
7%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
85
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Three letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae, statement of purpose/personal statement, writing sample
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

95
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.21%
Black or African American 7.37%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.21%
Unknown 3.16%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Origins, correlates and treatment of depression; health and emotion; concentration on topics related to prejudice, stereotyping, and intergroup relations; memory, cognitive development, language, perception, attention, aging; psychometric methods, item response theory, structural equation modeling
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 426 Fraser Hall
1415 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS  66045
United States
Contact Ruth Anne Atchley
Chair
Phone: 785-864-4131