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American University

Map 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-8001»(202) 885-1000 »

The American University currently offers students an MA in Psychology. This program includes both classroom based learning and working in laboratories, performing research projects. Upon completion, you can either start working in the field of psychology, or you can move on to completing a doctoral degree. There are three different tracts to follow within this degree, being general psychology, personality/social psychology and biological/experimental psychology. The school believes in mutual collaboration. This means that you will be supported fully by faculty members as a student, but you will also be expected to support other students where you can, as they will for you.

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APA Accredited


  • Tuition for full time students (In State): Approximately $ 25,182.00/year
  • Graduate Out of State Tuition: Approximately $ 25,182.00/year
  • Average Books/Supplies Cost: $ 800.00
  • Off Campus Room Board Average Cost: $ 13,920.00
* Based on 2012 data

Psychology Degrees Offered:

  • Masters in Psychology
  • Graduate Certificate Addiction and Addictive Behavior
  • Graduate Certificate Psychobiology of Healing
  • PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • PhD in Behavior Psychology - Cognition - Neuroscience


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  • Campus Setting: City - Large
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American University has programs in the following specializations: Clinical Psychology, General Psychology


American University has campus locations in: DC

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