2017-2018 Graduate Catalog


Psychology

Students may earn the Master of Arts, Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Experimental Psychology, or a Master of Science in Developmental Trauma. A minor in Quantitative Psychology is also available. Students who want only a master's degree in psychology and do not plan to complete the doctoral program at TCU are not typically accepted.

Prerequisites for the MA and MS Degrees in Experimental Psychology: BA or BS in Psychology or a 24-hour equivalent.

Prerequisites for the MS Degree in Developmental Trauma: The Developmental Trauma program is designed for students with background in psychology, child development or a related field.

Prerequisites for the Ph.D. Degree in Experimental Psychology: BA or BS in Psychology or a 24-hour equivalent.

Satisfactory scores on the GRE are required. Students with majors in other disciplines will be considered upon request, but may be required to make up any deficiencies in their undergraduate preparations.

National Honor Society

The Department of Psychology sponsors the TCU chapter of Psi Chi, national honorary society for psychology.