Graduate degree programs
Masters of Arts in Psychology
If you plan to pursue a doctoral degree or to go into a career
involving research or community college teaching, consider our two-year
master’s degree program.
Do you plan to pursue a doctoral degree
or to conduct general research? This pre-doctoral master’s emphasis may be for
If you plan to pursue a doctoral degree
or to conduct master's level research in clinical health psychology, check out
the pre-doctoral clinical health psychology degree emphasis.
Explore our clinical health psychology
degree emphasis if you plan to work in a master’s-level position using skills
related to the promotion of health and wellness and the prevention and
treatment of illness.
Our teaching of psychology degree emphasis prepares you to pursue a teaching career at a community college or similar
The goal of this 3 + 2 track is to offer highly qualified NAU students the challenge of graduate study earlier than is usually the case. The B.S./M.A. program attracts a small number of student (1-3) per year who are academically capable and committed to the field of psychology.
For a list of faculty eligible to supervise thesis projects and accelerated masters students, please click here.
The university offers several graduate-level certificate
programs to supplement your graduate education.
Minimum Application Requirements
- Minimum combined grade point average of 3.0
- Minimum of 18 units of psychology credit, including 101, statistics and research methods
- A successful applicant will have a combined verbal and quantitative GRE of 300 or more
- Statement of Interest
- All unofficial transcripts
- Three electronic letters of recommendation from an academic source
For admission to the program for fall 2014, the application deadline is February 1, 2014
. For application information click here