Graduate Programs

The Department of Psychological Sciences offers a doctoral program (PhD) with emphases in:

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognition and Neuroscience
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Quantitative Psychology
  • Social/Personality Psychology
  • Dual Emphasis in Child Clinical and Developmental Psychology
  • The department also offers a graduate minor in Psychological Statistics and Methods.

All emphasis areas offer broad empirical and theoretical training with a research emphasis. Full-time doctoral students are admitted to the program once a year in the Fall semester.
A terminal MA degree is not offered.

If you have additional questions, please see our Frequently Asked Questions, and/or contact the Graduate Student Services office by phone at 573-882-0838, or email