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Degrees Offered 

  • Accelerated M.S. in Applied Psychology
  • M.S. in Behavior Analysis and Therapy
  • Ph.D. in Psychology – Applied, BAT, BCS, Clinical (Adult/Child) (Clinical admissions CLOSED for Fall 2023)
  • * Please Note - Program is Ph.D. track. We do not offer a terminal M.A. degree, though students earn the M.A. en route to Ph.D.
    For more information about M.S., Please see department.

Application Fee - $65

Tests Required: 

  • GRE scores are only required for the Psychology – BAT – PhD program


  • Fall - December 1 for Clinical; February 2 for AP, BAT, BCS
  • *Applications accepted for Fall ONLY for New Admissions
  • Fall, Spring, Summer for students progressing from M.A. to Ph.D.

Areas of Interest:

  • Applied Psychology - M.A., M.S., Ph.D.
  • Brain and Cognitive Sciences - M.A., M.S., Ph.D.
  • Clinical Psychology (Adult/Child) - M.A., M.S., Ph.D. (Ph.D. Clinical admissions CLOSED for Fall 2023)

Contact Information 

Haile Waddell 


Life Sciences II Room 281A
Mailcode - 6502
Carbondale, IL-62901

For complete details - Visit the Psychology Web page

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Graduate education at Southern Illinois is very affordable. Costs include tuition (per credit hour) and fees. There are many forms of financial assistance available: Assistantships, fellowships, and scholarships which can include a partial or full waiver of tuition costs (fees cannot be waived). Most forms of financial aid are given for a semester or year at a time.