Cost & Financial Aid | Applied Psychological Science

Estimated MA/MS Applied Psychological Science Program Costs for 2017/ 2018
Tuition per academic year $25,215
Student Fees $104
Books and supplies $4,000
Laptop $2,000

All of the above are estimated expenses and subject to change.

A laptop computer is required for all graduate and professional students. More information about the laptop recommendations for students can be found at the following link: Computer Recommendations. Students do not have to purchase a new laptop if they own a laptop that fulfills the recommendations.

Financial Aid

Students applying to the program should complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online as soon as possible after Oct. 1. 

Do not wait to be accepted to apply for financial aid.The following sources of financial aid are available to full-time applied psychological science students, though not all students will receive all types.

Federal Work-Study

These funds allow eligible students to work on campus or in the community. Interested students will need to fill out FAFSAs, indicate interest on the form, and demonstrate eligibility.

Federal Direct Stafford Loans

Students can borrow up to $20,500 in an unsubsidized federal Stafford loan. Funds come from the US Department of Education and the interest rate is fixed at 6.00 percent (subject to change.) The maximum lifetime borrowing limit is $138,500.


Please contact the Financial Aid Office at 503-352-2222 or 877-PAC-UNIV, ext. 2222 or at