48 months
28450 USD/year
28450 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Consistent with the university's mission and core values, the Psychology program at Howard University is committed to providing an educational experience of exceptional quality to students from internationally diverse backgrounds.


Faculty members are actively engaged in innovative research that provides an opportunity for students to learn about rigorous scientific methods while asking empirical questions about human behavior and mental processes. Emphasis on exploring these questions from the lens of an African diasporic experience is a unique aspect and strength of the Psychology program at Howard University.


Focus on scholarship, research, and service provides an excellent foundation for graduates of the program to pursue careers in the psychological sciences or related fields. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Psychological Science
  • Research Design and Analysis
  • Statistics 
  • Capstone Senior Seminar
  • Seminar in Current Topics
  • Advanced Seminar in Quantitative Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcript 
  • One letter of recommendation from a high school counselor 
  • One letter of recommendation from a high school teacher 

Tuition Fee

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    28450 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 28450 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28450 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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