No Minimum GRE for Admission to graduate programs in Clinical Psychology - Updated 2020
Ph.D. Degree in Clinical Psychology
A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution of higher learning in the United States, or proof of equivalent training at a foreign university, is required.
Please send an official report from the Educational Testing Service of the applicant's verbal, quantitative, and analytic GRE scores. (Advanced psychology GRE scores are not required.
GRE must be taken within the past five years.
A minimum of three letters is required, but applicant may submit up to five.
Scores on the GRE-General test taken within the past five years
Furthermore, students with a graduate degree may petition to waive certain courses; however, additional coursework will be substituted, or courses may be modified in order to maintain the student’s enrollment as a full-time student.
The Doctoral Program does not offer a master’s degree en route to the Ph.D.
Doctor of Clinical Psychology, Psy.D.
The APA-accredited doctorate program in clinical psychology at Georgia Southern University is a full time, day program offering a course of study leading to the Doctor of Clinical Psychology degree.
The PsyD is a professional degree, and focuses on the development of applied practice skills.
A successful completion of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
All applicants are required to submit current scores from the Graduate Record Exam General test.
Georgia Southern University has no minimum cutoff for scores on the verbal and quantitative sections of the GRE.
FOR NON-PSYCHOLOGY MAJORS ONLY: In ADDITION to the GRE General test, applicants with degrees in other majors must submit scores for the GRE subtest in Psychology.
A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
In rare circumstances, applicants with a cumulative GPA of less than 3.0 may be considered for admission.
Submission of current, valid, official GRE general test scores.
Applicants holding degrees from outside the United States must submit any international transcript to a NACES approved evaluation service for a “Course-by-Course” evaluation of their transcripts.
Applicants holding degrees from outside the United States must demonstrate post-secondary education that is, at minimum, equivalent to a the students.S. bachelor’s degree.
Applicant will need to respond “yes” if applicant have entered into a plea agreement, including deferred sentence or deferred judgment arrangement, in connection with a criminal charge.
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