Clinical and Counseling Psychology (MA)

Clinical and Counseling Psychology (MA)

Master of Arts in Clinical and Counseling Psychology


Application Deadline:

March 1 (priority for Graduate Assistantship)
May 1 (final deadline) 

Non-degree status not available

Admission Requirements:

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • Cumulative grade point average of no less than 3.00 on 4.00 scale.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores: Competitive GRE scores on the verbal, quantitative, and analytic sections of the Graduate Record Exam taken within the last five years
  • Personal statement that addresses ALL of the following:
    • What has led you to pursue a career in clinical and counseling psychology?
    • What do you see as your strengths and weaknesses and how will they impact your ability to attain your academic and professional goals?
    • Why does this program represent a good fit for you?
  • Three professional recommendations from individuals who know you well (preferably drawn from academic and clinical/human service areas).
  • A Curriculum Vitae.
  • An undergraduate background that includes the following courses:
    • General Psychology
    • Abnormal Psychology
    • Statistics/Experimental Design
    • Developmental Psychology
  • An interview will be required or an alternative where an on-site interview is not feasible.