Master of Science in Psychological Sciences


The Master of Science in Psychological Sciences degree program provides advanced psychology training to prepare serious student scholars for nationally prominent doctoral programs in clinical and experimental psychology, as well as for careers in areas such as applied research, data analysis, and program management.

Program Information

School: School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Program: Psychological Sciences

Catalog page: MS

MS in Psychological Sciences Fact Sheet

MS in Psychological Sciences Fact Sheet

Application Requirements

Degree requirements: Admission to the Master of Science Program in Psychological Sciences is based on a review of the applicant's GPA (grade point average), three letters of recommendation, and narrative description of interests and career goals

GPA: Required

Test score required: Yes

Both GRE math and verbal scores are required to be considered for admission.

Admissions essay required: Yes

Deadlines: The application deadline is February 15th each year. Applicants are selected once a year to begin the program in the fall semester.


Kim Cosner
800 W. Campbell Road GR41
Richardson, TX 75080-3021
Office: JO 4.310

Possible Careers

Graduates of the program seek positions such as: Researcher, Project Coordinator, Evaluation Specialist, and Teacher.

Salary Information

See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook.



The University of Texas at Dallas | Office of Admission and Enrollment 1-972-883-2270
Student Services Bldg | 800 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080-3021 1-800-889-2443