College of Science and Health > Academics > Psychology > Graduate Programs > Research Psychology (MS) > Degree Requirements
Students must complete at least 48 quarter hours and maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00.
With the permission of the Program Director, students may be able to substitute other psychology or non-psychology courses for the diversity and elective requirements detailed above.
In addition, program requirements include two options for demonstrating successful completion of the program: 1) a traditional master's thesis involving an empirical study; or 2) a research study or program evaluation “Capstone” project based on the student's internship or employment experience. Upon completion of coursework, students are required to maintain active student registration status until graduation.
All degree requirements must be successfully completed within a maximum period of five years.
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