As a contemporary science and applied profession, psychology represents a rational and systematic attempt to understand human behavior by studying the processes of development, perception, learning, motivation and thinking, and the relationship of these processes both to the physiological and social functioning of humans and animals.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Psychology
Areas of Study
- Applied Social and Health Psychology (GRE not required for Fall 2021 and Spring 2021 admissions)
- Cognitive Psychology
- Cognitive Neuroscience (GRE not required for Fall 2021 and Spring 2021 admissions)
- Counseling Psychology (GRE not required for Fall 2021 and Spring 2021 admissions)
- Industrial Organizational Psychology (GRE not required for Fall 2021 and Spring 2021 admissions)
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- When you’re ready to take the leap, start your application.
Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.
Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.