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Ph.D. On Campus

Psychology

The University of Iowa

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About

The PhD in Psychology at The University of Iowa is awarded by the Graduate College.

Overview

Instruction is offered through the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Key Features 

  • The Doctor of Philosophy program in Psychology at The University of Iowa requires a minimum of 72 s.h. of graduate credit. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 3.00 to earn the degree.
  • Those entering without previous graduate work usually require at least five years to complete the program; those entering with previous graduate training may require less, depending on the nature of the earlier preparation.

Programme Structure

  • The Ph.D. program places strong emphasis on preparation for research, teaching, and other scholarly endeavors, whether in academic settings or in industrial, governmental, or medical institutions. 
  • The intent is to produce graduates who are deeply committed to the study of psychology, familiar with fundamental knowledge about psychological processes, well-trained in the methods and techniques for careful investigation of basic and applied problems, and determined to make contributions to the discipline of psychology and to society.

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must first submit the online application to the Graduate College and pay the $60 application fee by credit card ($100 for international applicants).
  • Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email instructing you on how to upload your supporting documents and submit letters of recommendation.  A few programs require materials be sent directly to them. However, almost all supplemental material can and should be uploaded from your Admissions Profile in MyUI, our online service center for applicants and students.  You can only access this AFTER you have submitted your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30612 USD/year
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  • National

    30612 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30612 USD per year
  • In-State

    11665 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 11665 USD per year

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
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Funding

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