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Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology 2012









Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology at a Glance (2011 - 2012) 

TIME TO COMPLETION:  update from John
Students graduating in academic year 2004 through academic year 2010

Total Graduates Mean
# of years to completion
Median
# of years to completion
15 6.5 5.4

Ph.D. Graduates beginning at the bachelor level (with Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
4 3 1 1 4
31% 23% 7% 7% 31%
 
Ph.D. Graduates beginning with advanced degree (with non-Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
1 0 0 0 1
50% 0% 0% 0% 50%


PROGRAM COSTS:
Over the past 3 years students earned an average of 18 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, 18 Ph.D. students were enrolled in the psychometrics program.  

In the psychometrics program, 15 (67%) students had stipends, including: (UPDATE %s)

  • 1 (14%) distinguished fellowships
  • 8 (50%) graduate assistantships
  • 3 (5%) teaching associates
  • 5 (14%) external funding
  • 4 (xx%) teaching assistants
*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 6 admitted applicants for Fall 2010, 3 (50%) made up the entering doctoral cohort.

  • 3 (100%) Ph.D. students

The entering cohort had GRE score (2007 - 2009) ranges of:


  • Verbal: 480-650
  • Quantitative: 590-770
  • Analytical Writing: 4-4.5

The average Bachelor’s GPA for incoming students:

  • 3.39

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

 

DEGREES AWARDED:

In academic year 2011 - 2012, Fordham awarded 11 degrees in psychometrics.

3 M.A.
8 PhD
 


 
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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  60  60  50  57
Years of full support provided        
% of students receiving summer support 0 35 6 14
% of students receiving research travel support 0 0 11 5
% of students provided  with at least one year of support involving no duties 14 4 0 5
Average Completion Ratio        
Median Time to Degree (Full & Part-time Graduates)  5 years 6 years   4 years  10 years
% with Academic Plans        
Non-Asian Minority Students as a % of Total Students 2% 2.2% 2% 1.6%
Female Students as a % of Total Students 2.3% 2.8% 2.8% 3.2%
International Students as a % of Total Students 3.1% 3.4% 3% 3.2%
Average Number of PhDs Graduated        
Average GRE Scores  712  592 625  679 
% of Students with External Funding .8% .8% .6% .6%
 

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