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Department of Psychology|College of Arts & Sciences

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Department of Psychology
University of Wyoming
Dept. 3415
1000 E University Ave
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-6303
Fax: (307) 766-2926
Email: psyc.uw@uwyo.edu

Graduate Programs - Ph.D. Program Student Data



 

Application
Process

Application Review and
Interview Process

Contact
Students

Financial Assistance



 

Applicant Data

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Number of Applicants 88 60 70 125 121 123 119 158
Number Accepted for Admission 8 5 9 8 7 8 5 8
Actual Size of Incoming Class 5 5 4 5 5 5 4 5
Number of Incoming Students Receiving Full Graduate Assistantships 5 5 4 5 5 5 4

5

 

 

Incoming Class 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
GRE-Verbal                
   Average Score 618 592 470 574 606 154 159 158
   Median Score 580 580 465 560 620 152 158 158
GRE-Quantitative                
   Average Score  654 670 678 688 598 152 154 156
   Median Score 670

660

685 710 630 152 155 154
GRE-Analytical                
   Average Score -   -   - - - - - -
   Median Score -   -   - - - - - -
GRE-Writing                
    Average Score 4.9 5.2 4.3 4.2 4.6 4.9 3.9 4.5
    Median Score 5.0 5.0 4.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 4.0 4.0
GRE-Psychology                
   Average Score 678 622 590 648 698 688 720 730
   Median Score 695 620 580 660 710 690 710 730
Average Undergraduate GPA 3.50 3.70 3.40 3.66 3.40 3.61 3.75 3.56

 

Applicants for
Internship

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Number of
Applicants
3 3 7 4 3 7 2 5
Obtained
Internships

100%
(3)

 

100%
(3)

 

100%
(7)

 

75%
(3)

 

67%
(2)

 

100%
(7)

50%
(1)

100%
(5)
Obtained Paid
Internships
100%
(3)
100%
(3)
100%
(7)
75%
(3)
67%
(2)
100%
(7)
50%
(1)
100%
(5)
Obtained APPIC
Member
Internships
100%
(3)
100%
(3)
100%
(7)
75%
(3)
67%
(2)
100%
(7)
50%
(1)
100%
(5)
Obtained
APA/CPA
Accredited
Internships
100%
(3)
100%
(3)
100%
(7)
75%
(3)
67%
(2)
100%
(7)
50%
(1)
100%
(5)
Obtained Two
Year Half-Time
Internships

0%
(0)

 
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)

 

Time to Completion for all students entering the program

Outcome

Year in which Degrees were Conferred                                                 

2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013
Total number of students with doctoral degree conferred on
transcript
6 3 4 7 2 4 4
Mean number of years to complete the program
10.8 9.0 6.75 5.71 5.5 7.8 5.75
Median number of years to complete the program
10.5 8.0 6.5 6.0 5.5 6.5 6.0

      Time to Degree Ranges

 % N    % N  
 % N  
 % N  
 % N  
 % N  
 %
Students in less than 5 years
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students in 5 years
1 17 0 0 1 25 1 14 1 50 1 25 1 25
Students in 6 years
0 0 0 0 1 25 4 58 1 50 1 25 3 75
Students in 7 years

1

17 0 0 1 25 1 14 0 0 1 25 0 0
Students in more than 7 years
4 66 3 100 1 25 0 0 0 0 1 25 0 0


2013-2014 Tuition & Fee Schedule for Graduate Students 

 

  Resident Non-resident
Tuition per credit hour $210.00 $629.00
Fees: 9 or more hours $548.94 $582.19
Insurance $1310.00 $1310.00

Entering students enroll for 12 credits each semester.  All entering graduate students in our program are awarded a full graduate assistantship which includes a 9-month stipend ($10,696), student health insurance ($921), and 24 credits of tuition and fees ($4670.20). As a result, students bear no cost for tuition, fees, or student insurance.

Students are responsible for costs associated with books, room, board, and $35 per semester for technology fees.

Program Attrition 

 

Year of Enrollment # Enrolled # Graduated with doctorate # Still currently enrolled # No longer enrolled
2007 5 4 1 0
2008 5 1 4 1
2009 4 0 2 2
2010 5 0 5 0
2011 5 0 3 2
2012 5 0 4 1
2013 4 0 4 0

Licensure Outcomes

2007-2013
Number of PhDs Graduated      22
Number Licensed                     20
Percentage Licensed                91%

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