What will I learn?

The Department of Psychology offers an outstanding undergraduate program attracting more than 1,900 majors and a large number of minors. The curriculum provides both structure and flexibility with a required sequence of core courses and many electives to serve students' personal interests. Students have many opportunities to gain research experience in faculty laboratories and job experience in faculty coordinated internships. Students can also develop leadership, communication, and team building skills via membership in the Psychology Club and the Texas State University Chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology. The department is committed to strong academic, advising and houses a full-time advisor accessible to all undergraduate Psychology majors.

Psychology graduates with B.A. or B.S. degrees hold positions in business, government, health, and education. Approximately 20% of graduates pursue further education in psychology as a science or as profession by enrolling in masters of Ph.D. programs. Employment as a psychologist in clinical psychology and some other fields requires a doctoral degree.

Which department am I in?

College of Liberal Arts

Study options

Full Time (120 hours)

Tuition fees
US$24,100.00 per year
Given tuition fee is based on 15 hours per semester; summer tuition and fees: USD $9,640 (Based on 12 hours per semester)
Application deadline

Expected October 2021

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

Round Rock Campus

1555 University Blvd,

ROUND ROCK,

Texas,

78665, United States

Full Time (120 hours)

Tuition fees
US$24,100.00 per year
Given tuition fee is based on 15 hours per semester; summer tuition and fees: USD $9,640 (Based on 12 hours per semester)
Application deadline

15 November 2021

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

Texas State University

601 University Drive,

SAN MARCOS,

Texas,

78666, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have completed a high school.

For international students

Students must have attended at least two years of school in the U.S. must provide SAT/ACT scores and meet regular freshman admission standards are as follows: Four credits of English; Four credits of Math; Four credits of Science; Three credits of Social Studies; Two credits of Foreign Language; One credit of Fine Arts; One credit of Physical Education.

Minimum Score for Regular Admission: Total: 78 (Each Section: 19; Except Writing: 18), TOEFL PBT: Total: 550, IELTS (Overall: 6.5; Each Section: 6.0), GCE/GCSE/IGCSE: Grade of "C", WASSCE: Grade of "B3".

An International Baccalaureate grade of 4 or higher in English A1 or A2 at the Higher Level or Standard Level or English B at the Higher Level is required for regular admission (predicted or actual).

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

ADD TO MY FAVOURITES