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Overview

University of Victoria / Department of Psychology is located in Victoria, BC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (M Sc) Cognition and brain science
Master of Science (M Sc) Clinical psychology (neuropsychology)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Clinical psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Life span development psychology
Master of Science (M Sc) Experimental neuropsychology
Master of Science (M Sc) Individualized study
Master of Science (M Sc) Life span developmental psychology
Master of Science (M Sc) Social psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cognition and brain science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Experimental neuropsychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Individualized study
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Social psychology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 36
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Candidacy exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

146
Applied
30
Accepted
14
Enrolled
21%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Faculty

38
Total faculty
Full-time (24)
Part-time (14)
Male (19)
Female (19)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Life span development psychology and aging, behavioral neuroscience, cognitive psychology, behavioral psychology, environmental psychology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria, BC  V8W 2Y2
Canada
Contact Dr. Elizabeth Brimacombe
Phone: 250-721-7211