Psychology Admission Requirements

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Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university

GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

18 semester hours (27 quarter hours) of prerequisite coursework in psychology with a grade of C or better and must include the following courses:

  • Introduction to General Psychology
  • Human Growth & Development or Personality Theory
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Statistics or Tests and Measurements

*All coursework must be completed no later than July 1 of the matriculation year.

Motivation for and commitment to mental healthcare as demonstrated by previous work, volunteer work or other life experiences (should be demonstrated on submitted resume/cv)

Oral and written communication skills

Additional matriculation requirements if an offer of admission is made

Supporting documents for an application file

Select applicants will be invited to interview on KCU’s campus. Details about the interview dates and times will be sent out to applicants who are selected. Interviews will take place in the winter and spring.