Department of Psychology

Application Information for Non-Psychology Majors

The deadline for priority consideration is January 4, 2019 (11:59 p.m. EST) although applications will continue to be accepted until April 15, 2019.  Applicants are thus strongly encouraged to submit their applications by January 4, 2019.

A degree in psychology is not required in order to apply for admission into the UNCW Psychology Graduate Program. However, applicants without a degree in psychology must meet the following eligibility requirements (in addition to the requirements listed on the Graduate Application Information page):

  1. You must take and submit a score for the GRE Psychology Subject Test.
  2. You must have a B or better average in at least 21 hours of psychology courses, and these hours must include courses in psychological statistics and research methods.