Applying to Grad School
Graduate programs differ in students admitted, faculty composition and financial resources. Programs may focus on training clinicians or preparing students for academia or applied research. Focus on finding the right fit for you.
About Graduate Education
What will graduate psychology mean to you?
About Online Education
Is an online program right for you?
Graduate Study in Psychology, 2018 Edition
Provides information related to approximately 600 graduate programs in psychology in the U.S. and Canada.
Graduate Study Online
Complete searching capacities on more than 500 psychology programs in the United States and Canada.
Preparing and applying for graduate school in psychology
A free video series to guide you through research, applications, interviews and decisions.
Four questions to ask before applying to graduate school
Grad school FAQs, plus a video detailing the costs of graduate study and how to pay for it.
Answer these six questions before you apply to any psychology graduate program.
Settle your score
Don't let a poor GRE score undermine your academic career.
Preparing your personal statement for graduate school applications
Answers to your frequently asked questions.
APA's centralized application service that streamlines the psychology graduate school application process for students, faculty and institutions.
Applying to Graduate School in Psychology
Provides prospective graduate students with the insider knowledge needed to bolster their confidence and gain a competitive edge.
Getting In: A Step-by-Step Plan for Gaining Admission to Graduate School in Psychology, Second Edition
Simplifies the process for applicants and increases their chances of being accepted.
Applying to Graduate and Professional Programs
The authors have identified many of the factors that contribute to both successful and unsuccessful applications to graduate and professional programs in psychology.
Funding Your Education
Find research funding, scholarships, honors and awards from APA and other psychology-related organizations.