Department of Psychology

General Experimental Psychology 

Fast Facts about the General Experimental Psychology Program:

  • Two-year program that provides preparation for doctoral work or for Master’s level careers in applied and research settings
  • Small class sizes and individual attention from faculty
  • Students have the freedom to pursue their research interests, starting in their first semester
  • 50% of graduates enter doctoral programs
  • Graduate assistantships with full tuition waivers available to limited number of first-year students
  • In-state tuition for all domestic graduate students

Applications will be accepted until the program is filled but the deadline for priority admission consideration is February 1st. 

Watch the the most recent Facebook Live chat (above) to learn more about the program. 

The latest news about our graduate programs can be found on Facebook. For further information, explore the links in the sidebar or call, write, or email the program’s coordinator:

Dr. Sandy McFadden
Department of Psychology
Western Illinois University
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455-1309
Phone: (309) 298-1593