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Applied Developmental Psychology 2012









Applied Developmental Psychology at a Glance (2011 - 2012) 

TIME TO COMPLETION:
Students graduating in academic year 2006 through academic year 2012

Total Graduates Median
# of years to completion
34 5


PROGRAM COSTS:
Over the past 3 years students earned an average of 11 credits per term, while in coursework.  Visit our Tuition and Fees page to view the current tuition fees.



FINANCIAL AID:
In academic year 2011 - 2012, 31 Ph.D. students were enrolled in the applied developmental psychology program.
  

In the applied developmental psychology program, 34 (69%) students received financial aid, including: update %s

  • 1 (5%) distinguished fellowships
  • 11 (59%) graduate assistantships
  • 6 (9%) teaching associates  
  • 5 (23%) external funding  
*Note: In some cases, one student can hold more than one award. for example, a student can hold an assistantship for half a year and a teaching assistantship in the latter half.

 


Visit the following websites regarding financial aid information:
Financial Aid 
Distinguished Fellowships



INCOMING STUDENTS:

Of 8 admitted applicants for Fall 2011, 5 (63%) made up the entering doctoral cohort.

The entering cohort had GRE score (2009 - 2011) ranges of:

  • Verbal: 420 - 800
  • Quantitative: 550 - 790
  • Analytical Writing: 3.5 - 6

The average Bachelor’s GPA for incoming students:

  • 3.6

100% of 1st year Ph.D. students have merit based stipends and full tuition scholarships. 

 

DEGREES AWARDED:

In academic year 2011 - 2012, Fordham awarded 14 degrees in applied developmental psychology.

  • 10 (71%) Ph.D.
  •   4 (29%) M.A.


 
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GSAS STATISTICS FOR NRC-BASED VARIABLES 2005 - 2009

  2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009
% of 1st year student with Full Financial Support  83  100  83  80
Years of full support provided        
Percent of Students receiving summer support  0  30  13  3
Percent of Students receiving research travel support  0  0  0  6
 Percent of Students provided with at least one year of support involving no duties  4  4  5  12
Average Completion Ratio        
Median Time to Degree (Full & Part-time Graduates) 4 yrs  4 yrs  4 yrs  7 yrs
% with Academic Plans        
Non-Asian Minority Students as a % of Total Students 3.1% 2.2% 2.8% 2.6%
Female Students as a % of Total Students 4.9% 4.4% 5.2% 6.0%
International Students as a % of Total Students 4.9% 4.4% 5% 4.6%
Average Number of PhDs Graduated        
Average GRE Scores 618 694 575 620
% of Students with External Funding .4% 1% 1.6% 1.5%
 

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