Why get a master’s degree in psychology?
The five-year accelerated B.A./M.A. psychology degree program is for UNH undergraduate psychology majors who wish to gain extensive research experience as behavioral scientists in preparation for doctoral programs in psychology or applied psychology careers. You’ll develop a broad knowledge of psychology and perform research in one of three areas of specialization: brain, behavior and cognition; social/personality; and developmental psychology. Advance and further specialize your psychology education in only one additional year at UNH. This master’s degree is only available to UNH undergraduate students.
Why choose UNH for your psychology degree?
As a student in the psychology master’s degree program, you’ll work closely with experienced faculty while conducting research. There are active research laboratories in all areas of the graduate program and the department has strong partnerships with such nationally recognized programs as UNH’s Child Study and Development Center and the Family Research Lab. Our graduate psychology program has been recognized by the American Psychological Association for Innovation in Graduate Education in Psychology.
Potential career areas
- Doctoral program admission
- University or industrial research