For General Information

 Ph.D. Program in Psychology
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
524 West 59th Street, Room 10.65.34
New York, NY 10019


For Application, Admission and Registration Information:

The Graduate Center
Office of Admissions, Room 7201
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Telephone: 212.817.7470

The policy of the Doctoral Program in Psychology is to consider students who show considerable promise of succeeding in the program. Each applicant's entire application package will be thoroughly examined (including GPA, General GRE scores, Psychology GRE scores, letters of recommendation, personal statement, as well as research and clinical experiences). This program is highly competitive and accepts approximately 10 students each year (divided between the Clinical and Experimental Programs).

The program is open to full-time students only. Students cannot attend on a part-time basis.

Admission is for the fall semester only. Applications must be received by the Graduate Center Admissions Office by December 1st.

In addition, application requirements (transcripts, recommendation letters, GRE scores) must be submitted to the Graduate Center Office of Admissions - code 2113 - NOT to John Jay College.

For data on applicant admissions to the Psychology & Law Program as a function of GREs and GPA, please click here.