Psychology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Accelerated MA in Psychology (with a Concentration in Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience)

Accelerated Master's Programs Overview

The accelerated master’s degree with a concentration in cognitive and behavioral program is designed for Mason’s highly qualified psychology and highly motivated undergraduates. The accelerated MA in psychology is available only to students pursuing the MA in psychology with a concentration in cognitive and behavorial neuroscience.

  • They provide a streamlined application process with no application fee.
  • They allow students to apply six graduate credits to their undergraduate degrees.
  • Students have the opportunity to take an additional six graduate credits to be held for reserve graduate credit (apply only to the graduate degree).
  • They can start their graduate degrees with up to 12 credits earned while undergraduates.                                                                                                 

Students admitted to an accelerated master’s degree program have the opportunity to complete both degrees in a reduced amount of time, and at a reduced cost. If accepted, students will be able to earn a BA or BS in psychology and an MA in psychology with a concentration in cognitive and behavorial neuroscience after satisfactory completion of 146 credits.

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