Master of Arts in Psychology [Quantitative]

Program Director: Dr. Dana K. Fuller
Jones Hall 306
Graduate Analyst: Anita Hermes

The Department of Psychology  offers the Master of Arts with a major in Psychology and concentrations in Clinical, Experimental, Industrial/Organizational, and Quantitative Psychology. The department also offers a minor at the graduate level.

The concentration in Quantitative Psychology's primary objective is to prepare students for applied and research careers as statisticians, psychometricians, data analysts, and quantitative psychologists in education, business, government, and other organizations. This program consists of 45 semester hours of work.

Common activities performed by persons holding a master's degree in Quantitative Psychology include:

  • analyzing empirical data obtained from scientific research;
  • providing program evaluation and statistical consulting services for federal and local governments, private businesses, hospitals, schools, and other data collecting agencies;
  • performing scientific research on psychometrics or statistical phenomena through theoretical derivations and simulation methods;
  • developing and evaluating mathematical models of psychological phenomena; and
  • developing and evaluating educational and psychological tests.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Master of Arts in Psychology [Quantitative] program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

  • Online application and appropriate application fee
  • Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service.
  • Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Additional Materials to be submitted to the Psychology Department.


Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466