Forensic Psychology Graduate School Programs

 

Looking for a graduate or post-graduate program in forensic psychology? You have come to the right place!

While most of you browsing this website are already graduate students in the field of Psychology and Law, those of you who are looking for a University to begin or continue your studies have come to the right place.

If you need help finding a suitable graduate or post-graduate program, we can put you in contact with one of our "Mentors" at a university in a location or academic branch of your choice. A mentor can assist you with the application process, finding appropriate contact information or general advice on how to get accepted into the graduate or post-grad program you desire. Mentors are typically professors or local EAPL-S members who are willing to help newcomers begin studies at their school. Depending on what kind of program, in what country, you are looking for, we will put you in touch with the appropriate mentor. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Note: Before you read this article, we recommend you take a look at our post "Looking for a graduate program in forensic psychology?" for a general overview.

This list provides information on which international universities offer programs in the area of psychology and law (forensic psychology).

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Australia

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  • Monash Unversity, Clayton Campus
  • Charles Sturt University
  • University of Western Sydney
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New South Wales
  • Flinders University, Adelaide (Psyc-Law PhD)
  • Edith Cowan University (PhD track)
  • Deakin University (PhD track)
  • Bond University (Masters track)
  • James Cook University

Belgium

  • University of Leu-ven, Department of Criminal Law and Criminology

Canada

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  • Carleton University (Forensic experimental Masters/PhD tracks)
  • Simon Fraser University (Clinical/Forensic and experimental Masters/PhD tracks)
  • University of British Columbia - Okanagan (Forensic experimental Masters/PhD track)

Italy

  • Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli

Mexico

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  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
  • Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (TEC de Monterrey)

Netherlands

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  • Maastricht University (Psychology and Law Msc and PhD tracks)

Poland

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  • Jagiellonian University, Cracow
  • The University of Gdańsk
  • Silesian Universiy
  • Warsaw University (English program)
  • Maria Curie-Skłodowska University

Russia

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  • Moscow City University of Psychology and Education, Faculty for Forensic Psychology (Clinical and Developmental)
  • Kaluga State Pedagogical University
  • The Academy of the Federal Penal Service

United Kingdom (England, Scotland and Wales)

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  • University of Birmingham
  • University of Bedfordshire
  • University of Central Lancashire
  • Coventry University
  • Glasgow Caledonian University
  • University of Gloucestershire
  • University of Kent
  • University of Leicester
  • University of Lincoln
  • University of Liverpool
  • London Metropolitan University
  • Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Middlesex University
  • University of Nottingham
  • Nottingham Trent University
  • University of Portsmouth
  • University of Surrey
  • University of Teesside
  • University of Wales Institute Cardiff
  • University of York

United States

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  • Alliant International University (Ph.D. in Forensic Psychology).
  • American International College (M.S. in Forensic Psychology)
  • American School of Professional Psychology (Psy.D. with concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Argosy University - Chicago (Clinical Psy.D. with concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Arizona State University (Law and Psychology J.D./Ph.D. Program)
  • Carlos Albizu University in Miami (Psy.D in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Chicago School of Professional Psychology (Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • College of Saint Elizabeth (M.A. in Forensic Psychology and Counseling)
  • Cornell University (Ph.D. with a concentration in Law, Psychology and Human Development)
  • Drexel University (J.D./Ph.D. or Ph.D. with a concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University (M.A. in Forensic Psychology)
  • Florida International University (Ph.D. in Psychology with an emphasis in Legal Psychology).
  • Fordham University (Clinical PhD with concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Forest Institute of Professional Psychology (PsyD in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Holy Names University (M.A. in Forensic Psychology; Dual M.A. in Forensic and Counseling Psychology)
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice-CUNY (M.A. or Ph.D.)
  • Marymount University (M.A. in Forensic Psychology).
  • Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (M.A. in Forensic and Counseling Psychology)
  • Nova Southeastern University (Psy.D. with a concentration in Clinical Forensic Psychology).
  • Pacific University (Psy.D. with an emphasis in Forensic Psychology)
  • Palo Alto University (M.A. in Forensic & Correctional Psychology)
  • Roger Williams University (M.A. in Forensic Psychology)
  • Sam Houston State University (Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in forensics).
  • Spalding University (Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Forensic Psychology)
  • Texas A&M University (Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology)
  • The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (M.A. in Forensic Psychology)
  • The Sage Colleges (M.S. in Forensic Mental Health or M.A. in Counseling and Community Psychology).
  • Tiffin University (M.A. in Criminal Justice with Forensic Psychology Concentration).
  • University of Alabama (clinical Ph.D. with a psychology-law concentration).
  • University of Arizona (Ph.D. and/or J.D)
  • University of California-Irvine (Ph.D. in Criminology, Law & Society or in Psychology and Social Behavior).
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (M.A. in Clinical or Experimental Psychology with Concentration in Psychology and Law)
  • University of Denver (M.A. in Forensic Psychology)
  • University of Florida (M.A. or joint J.D/M.A. in Criminology, Law and Society)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (M.A. in Forensic Psychology)
  • University of Illinois at Chicago (Ph.D. with concentration in Psychology and Law).
  • University of Leicester (M.Sc. in Forensic Psychology)
  • University of Nebraska (joint J.D./ Ph.D. or joint J.D./M.A. in Clinical or Social Psychology or Masters of Legal Studies).
  • University of Nevada- Reno (Ph.D. in social psychology with a concentration in psychology and law)
  • University of North Dakota (M.S. or M.A. in Forensic Psychology)
  • University of Texas at El Paso (Ph.D. in Applied Psychology with the Legal Psychology Group)
  • University of Wyoming (Social or Developmental Ph.D. with concentration in Psychology and Law)
  • West Virginia University (Ph.D. in Clinical with emphasis in forensics)
  • Widener University (J.D./Psy.D. joint degree)

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