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Master of Science in Psychology

Program Requirements Graduate School Application

Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.0 scale)


Meet two of the following requirements:

Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale)

Minimum combined score of 290 on the GRE  
Minimum formula score of 800 (GPA x  GRE)

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

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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.



Next steps...

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