Psychology M.S.

Become a Professional in Experimental Psychology

At Saint Joseph’s University, the M.S. in Psychology offers students a general curriculum of study with an emphasis on experimental psychology. In this full-time program, you will be trained to independently design and conduct psychological studies, analyze and interpret data and professionally communicate the findings of these studies.

Stimulating Coursework, Specialized Research

Your graduate study will be composed of core and elective courses in topics such as biopsychology, memory, social psychology and many other specialized areas of research. In addition to stimulating coursework, you will attend colloquia and lab meetings and conduct scientific research alongside faculty mentors.

Independent research is strongly emphasized. Students have the opportunity to participate in directed studies and complete a master’s thesis based on empirical research.