Students pursuing the Ph.D. degree in Psychological Science may specialize in social psychology. The graduate faculty in social psychology share common interests in stereotyping, social stigma, and intergroup relations.
Ph.D. students in social psychology must complete the requirements in psychological science, which include:
Approximately 25% of our students enter already holding a master's degree when they join the program. [The program looks at each student's background holistically, so there is no preference for MS over BS holders...nor vice versa.] A few relevant curriculum differences are noted below.