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Psychology - Accelerated BA/MA (MA)

  U.S. Non-U.S.
Fall 3/15 3/15
Merit-Based Aid 3/15

Graduate School - Newark

Program Requirements

To apply, you MUST meet the following pre-requisites:

1) Be currently enrolled as a Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) undergraduate Psychology major

2) Be in your second semester of junior year with a minimum of 30 credits completed at RU-N

3) Have a minimum 3.6 Psychology GPA and minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA at RU-N

4) Have earned a minimum grade of A in both 830:301 (Statistical Methods) and 830:302 (Experimental Methods), or the equivalent transfer courses.

3 letters of recommendation (one from a Psychology faculty research mentor), official transcripts from all previous institutions (including RU-N junior year fall grades), and a personal statement are required.

Test Requirements

GRE scores are NOT required for the BA/MA Psychology program

Personal Statement Instructions

Your personal statement should describe past research and academic experience, interests for future research training in the BA/MA program including why you have chosen to work with your primary faculty mentor, and future plans following the BA/MA program.