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Requirements

IMPORTANT: To be considered for PhD program, you must complete the application through ASU's online portal AND submit your material through Slideroom.

Admission requirements

The Department of Psychology application process is completed online through ASU’s Graduate College which includes the application form and your official transcripts. The application fee is required by the Graduate College before your application will be forwarded to the Department of Psychology. Application to the Department of Psychology doctoral program is also completed via SlideRoom, which requires an additional fee. To apply to the doctoral program, follow the instructions on the Doctoral Program Admission Instructions and Checklist.

It is strongly recommended that you print the Doctoral Program Admission Instructions and Checklist  to ensure you have completed the application process and have included all of the required supplemental forms:

  1. Statement of Purpose Form (pdf   Word doc) uploaded to SlideRoom as a pdf
  2. Applicant Response Form ( pdf   Word doc) uploaded to SlideRoom as a pdf
  3. Graduate Assistantship Application  ( pdf   Word doc) uploaded to SlideRoom as a pdf
  4. Curriculum vita/resume (uploaded to SlideRoom as a pdf file)
  5. Transcripts (an unofficial copy is uploaded to SlideRoom and the Graduate College, and if accepted you will be required to submit an official copy to the Graduate College)
  6. GRE scores (official scores go to Graduate Admission and an unofficial copy is uploaded to SlideRoom)
  7. Three letters of recommendation (enter information in SlideRoom only- not required in ASU Graduate Admission Application)
  8. TOEFL scores if applicable (official scores go to Graduate Admission and an unofficial copy is uploaded to SlideRoom)

Link to SlideRoom

 

 Application Deadlines

ProgramStartDeadline
PhD in Behavioral Neuroscience 2019-2010/8/201812/1/2018
PhD in Clinical Psychology 2019-2010/8/201812/1/2018
PhD in Cognitive Science 2019-2010/8/201812/5/2018
PhD in Developmental Psychology 2019-2010/8/201812/5/2018
PhD in Quantitative Psychology 2019-2010/8/201812/5/2018
PhD in Social Psychology 2019-2010/8/201812/5/2018
MS Applied Behavior Analysis program10/10/20188/3/2019