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Program Information

This page features information about programs, tuition/fees, deadlines and frequently asked questions on applications/admissions for the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences and the College of Psychology.

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

  • The college's tuition and fee information can be found HERE.

College of Psychology

  • The college's tuition and fee information can be found HERE.

Do you offer transfer of credits?

Each program specifies the number of possible credits that can be transferred; please refer to your specific program for the maximum allowed. Evaluations will be performed once students are accepted into a program.

When requesting an evaluation for transferring credits from a regionally accredited college or university, you must submit a syllabus for each course, each professor’s educational information, and if a doctoral class, a letter from the Chair of the program classifying the courses as doctorate level.

Does the university offer application fee waivers?

The College of Psychology and the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences do not offer fee waivers.

Are there military discounts?

The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences offers a tuition scholarship of 20% with valid military or veteran status and paperwork (does not apply to military family members).

The College of Psychology does not offer tuition scholarships for military personnel or veterans.

For more information about veterans, visit NSU's Veterans Resource Center.

Do you offer scholarships?

Yes; information on scholarships and grants are located HERE.

Who is my program advisor?

Please contact your academic program for the name of your advisor. Once you have been admitted you will receive registration and academic advising information from your program.

Where is my welcome packet?

Welcome packets are emailed to accepted students. It includes basic information and hyperlinks to your program and department, including contact information for further assistance.

What jobs will I qualify for with my degree? How much will I make?

Job opportunities vary by program. Please refer to the programs page for potential job areas. For specific job qualifications, please refer to your local area and what qualifications are being asked for applicable candidates. Pay varies by city, county, and state you reside; please refer to local statistics in your area or the Bureau of Labor Statistics website, www.bls.gov.

What about licensure/certification requirements?

Our programs state specifically what licensure and/or certification is available upon completion of the degree; please refer to your program’s specific webpage.

What are the international student requirements?

Admissions requirements for international applicants are located on each departmental webpage. It is important to read and fully understand all of the program’s requirements. Additionally, international applicants, who have completed university level coursework outside of the U.S., must have their credentials evaluated by a NACES member. Go to www.naces.org for more information. A course by course (with GPA) evaluation is needed for admissions.

If English is not your first language, you must take an English proficiency exam; acceptable scores are as follows:

  • IETLS: 6.0
  • TOEFL: 79-80
  • UCLES – C/MELAB: 80%

Do I have to submit transcripts from schools if the courses are already listed on my other transcripts?

For admission to our academic programs, applicants must submit ALL official transcripts from each school attended, including high school courses in which college credit was awarded.

Do I need to have my foreign credentials evaluated, if I already have a degree from the U.S.?

Yes, a NACES evaluation of university-level work outside of the U.S. must be submitted.

If English is not my first language, and I received a degree from a regionally accredited school in the U.S., do i need to submit proof of English proficiency?

No; earning a degree from the college or university in the U.S. satisfies an applicant’s proof of English proficiency.

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