The PowerScore Graduate Program Spotlight gives you a snapshot of a different graduate program each week. For more information about each profiled institution, be sure to check out the school's website.
Stanford University's PhD program in Psychology is today's Grad Program Spotlight. From the school's website:
Jordan Hall is named after the first president of Stanford, David Starr Jordan, and home to the Department of Psychology. The Department of Psychology is ranked as number one in the nation, and has been the leading psychology department among American universities for decades. This extraordinary achievement was honored by the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C. in 2003.
The Psychology Department is located on the Main Quad of the Stanford campus.
Type of school: Private
Size: 10-15 students matriculate per year
Degrees offered: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in five different areas of study (Clinical, Counseling, Industrial, Organizational, or Para Psychology).
Tuition and fees: $13,350 per quarter, as per the school registrar (if taking 11-18 units). Students taking 8-10 units pay $8,680 per quarter.
Cost of living (single student): Not specified
Address: Jordan Hall, Building 420, Stanford, CA 94305-2130
Twitter accounts: None
All information was gathered from the school's website and the school's U.S. News & World Report profile. Please consult the school's website and Office of Admissions with questions regarding this information.
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