​There are four graduate programs within the Department of Psychology and an interdisciplinary Neuroscience program.

The Clinical Psychology program leads to a Ph.D. degree, and is accredited by the American Psychological Association 1. The Experimental Psychology program includes the M.S. in Experimental Psychology, and the Ph.D. in Applied Experimental Psychology. The Industrial/Organizational Psychology program includes both the M.A. and the first Ph.D. degree to be offered at CMU. The School Psychology program has both a Specialist in Psychological Services degree (S.Psy.S.) and a Ph.D. degree, and is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists2 and accredited by the American Psychological Association1. The interdisciplinary Neuroscience program includes an M.S. and Ph.D. option. APA has published a 13 part video series on Preparing and Applying for Graduate School in Psychology.

Student Forms Necessary for All Psychology Graduate Programs  
1 Questions related to the program's accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation: Office of /academics/humanities_social_behavioral_sciences/ Consultation and Accreditation, American Psychological Association, 750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002.  Telephone: 202-336-5979. Email: apaacred@apa.org. Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation