University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

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Psychology: Applied Social Psychology (PhD)

University of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies

Field of Study:Psychology, General
Course Based:Yes
Cost per year:*
National: $2,331

This estimate represents the tuition per semester.



The Department of Psychology at the University of Guelph offers a unique field in Applied Social Psychology (ASP) designed to prepare students for research careers in a wide range of applied and academic settings. Our ASP field has a strong social justice orientation and is best suited to students who wish to investigate social processes and problems, in areas that include: health and illness, gender, violence, prejudice, inequality, cooperation, culture, immigration, intergroup relations, science and technology. The MA requires completion of course work in applied social psychology and methodology, as well as a practicum in an applied setting and the preparation and defense of a research thesis. The PhD requires successful completion of a qualifying exam, in addition to advanced course work and a research dissertation.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on November 15, 2022