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What will I learn?

Our five-year program offers a fast track to the BA in Psychology and MS in Psychological Science degrees. Designed with the same courses and number of credits students on the traditional track take but in half the time.

Join a select group

The five-year program is designed to draw together a community of students who are passionate about learning, prepared for an advanced curriculum, and seeking to work alongside peers who are similarly engaged.

A focus on research

The MS in Psychological Science is a skill-based degree with a strong emphasis on time spent in the lab and in the field. Its mission is to help students develop proficiency in quantitative and qualitative research methods, and provide the resources and mentorship needed to create meaningful new knowledge.

World-Class Facilities

The Psychological Science program operates in the newly-renovated Wooster Hall, featuring modern learning spaces and active labs equipped with powerful technological tools. The building also houses the Department of Psychology faculty offices, individual and group study areas filled with natural light, and Element 93, the most popular café on campus.

Which department am I in?

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Study options

Full Time (5 years)

Tuition fees
US$17,998.00 per year
USD $17,998 for Bachelor degree; USD $18,374 for Master degree

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 February 2022

Start date

29 August 2022


College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

SUNY New Paltz,

1 Hawk Drive,


New York,

12561, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

To qualify for the BS in Electrical Engineering + MS in Electrical Engineering program, students must have completed the first semester of their junior year in residence at SUNY New Paltz with an overall SUNY New Paltz GPA of at least 3.0.

For international students

Students must have a high school degree.

Admission to the graduate program as a junior majoring in Psychology: With a 3.3 (3.5 preferred) GPA in Psychology courses and overall.

English Language Proficiency: TOEFL iBT – 80; IELTS - 6.5; PTE Academic – 58; Duolingo English Test – 105. Application Deadline: Fall - Review begins: 2/15.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About State University of New York at New Paltz

The State University of New York at New Paltz is an affordable yet high-quality university offering a diverse range of programs.

  • Affordable, high-quality university
  • Small class sizes with a 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • Builds future professionals with lasting skills
  • Academic English pathway program available