Program and Admission Requirements

Program Requirements

The program requires 36 semester hours and includes 11 psychology courses and a required field placement experience during one semester.  The supervised practicum must be at a pre-approved site. Most students are expected to complete the program within two years.

Admission Requirements

All applications must include:

  • A completed Rider University Application for Graduate Study.
  • Application Fee of $50 (non-refundable)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Submit official transcripts from every college or university attended.
  • Résumé
  • Statement of Aims and Objectives
  • Personal interview (by invitation, following an initial screening by the Admission Office)


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