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Master of Science in Psychology

Program Requirements Graduate School Application Additional Program Application Required?
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale)

Minimum combined score of 290 on the GRE  

Minimum formula score of 1390 (GPA*400 + GRE)

9 undergraduate credit hours of psychology, of which 3 must be statistics or equivalent

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Spring 2017

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Summer 2017



Frequently Asked Questions

Is the program offered online?
The concentration in Forensic Psychology is offered fully online.  The majority of required courses for the General and Psychometric concentrations are also offered online.

Do I have to write a thesis?
The thesis option is not required; however, students planning to pursue a PhD are encouraged to complete a thesis.

Does the program prepare me to be a counselor?
Graduates from the psychology program are not eligible to become licensed counselors. ULM offers a separate graduate counseling program for students interested in this career.

Are there graduate assistantships available?
Psychology offers a limited number of graduate assistantships.   Contact us if you are interested in applying!


Next steps...

Ready to apply?
Submit test scores and official transcripts directly to the Graduate School.  Information regarding the admission process is found on the Graduate School Website.  

Graduate Catalog
The catalog outlines university policies, tuition and fees, extensive program and degree information. Click on the link below for catalog information specific to the program.

Psychology, M.S.

Still have questions? 

Contact our program coordinator for more information:

Dr. Jack Palmer
Graduate Coordinator, Psychology
School of Business and Social Sciences
Strauss Hall 339