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Wheaton College

Department of Psychology

Wheaton, IL

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Overview

Wheaton College / Department of Psychology is located in Wheaton, IL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Clinical mental health counseling
Doctor of Psychology (Psy D) Clinical psychology
Master of Arts (MA) Marriage and family therapy

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 62
Doctoral Degrees 20

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

139
Applied
103
Accepted
69
Enrolled
74%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st January 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 18 hours of course work in psychology
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

158
Total Graduate Students
16%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
83%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.43%
Black or African American 7.59%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.27%
Asian 7.59%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.43%
Unknown 5.7%

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 15
Part-time - 12
Male (11)
Female (16)

Location & Contact

Address 501 College Avenue
Wheaton, IL  60187-5593
United States
Contact Dr. Terri Watson
Associate Dean of Psychology
Email: psychology@wheaton.edu
Phone: 630-752-5104