Admissions, Tuition & Financial Aid

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants to the Clinical Psychopharmacology MS program must submit the following documents with their application form and $65 non-refundable application fee (payable to Alliant International University):

  • Written proof from the State or Provincial Board of Examiners that the applicant holds a current, valid license in good standing as a doctoral level psychologist. (Applicants who are preparing for a state licensing exam should contact the Program Director at psychopharm@alliant.edu, who must individually review and approve each case.)
  • Abbreviated curriculum vitae or resume that summarizes your professional activities.
  • Email account and cable or DSL connection to the Internet.

TWO WAYS TO APPLY

PROGRAM COST

TUITION: $13,975, distributed over five payments of $2,795, billed each semester (usually in January and August).

FEES AND ADDITIONAL EXPENSES: $1,500 for books, fees and incidentals throughout the duration of the program. A complete fee schedule is available from the program office at psychopharm@alliant.edu.

FINANCIAL AID

FEDERAL STAFFORD LOANS: Students are eligible for funding within the program’s guidelines. Interest and payments can be deferred until the program is completed, although interest begins to accrue once the loan is received. Recipients also receive deferments on prior Federal loans.

File your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as a first step to establishing need.

TRANSFER CREDIT

Graduate-level courses taken at an accredited institution and resulting in a grade of B or higher can be considered for transfer credit:

  • Neuroanatomy
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurochemistry
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Clinical Pharmacology

Submit relevant transcripts and course descriptions to the Program Director. A $200 waiver fee per course applies.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Contact Steven Tulkin, PhD, Program Director, at psychopharm@alliant.edu for more information on any of the above.