The following information MUST be submitted to the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences by December 15 to be considered for admission to the I-O Psychology Program for the following fall.

  • One transcript from each college and university attended, regardless of whether or not a degree program was completed.
  • The average undergraduate GPA of students enrolled in the I-O Psychology program is 3.7.
  • Three letters of recommendations, preferably from individuals who can speak to your academic performance and potential.
  • Scores from the general test of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). The average scores for students enrolled in the I-O Psychology program are 154 for the GRE-V and 155 for the GRE-Q. We do not require the GRE-subject test for psychology.
  • TOEFL scores are required of all applicants who are citizens of countries where English is not an official language and who do not hold a degree from a college or university in which English is the language of instruction.
  • Statement of purpose essay (250 to 500 words long) stating your purpose in undertaking graduate study in industrial-organizational psychology.


Admission Application

Please visit the CCAS graduate information page for all necessary information and instructions.