Gallaudet offers three degrees in Psychology- a Bachelor’s of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy in clinical psychology and a Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in school psychology. In addition to on-campus instruction, Gallaudet offers an Online Degree Program in Psychology for undergraduate students who have completed 60+ credit hours and want to finish their bachelor’s degree through online courses.

Areas of Study


Minor in Psychology

Students must complete all pre-minor and minor courses with a "C" or better. In addition, students wishing to declare a Psychology minor must have an overall GPA of at least...

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Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology

The Department of Psychology offers a doctorate (Ph.D.) in clinical psychology, with specialization in working with deaf and hard of hearing populations. The program is based on a "scholar-practitioner" training...

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Psy.D. in School Psychology

The Doctor of Psychology in School Psychology (Psy.D.) Program in the School of Human Services and Science provides a comprehensive plan of advanced studies that integrates respect for diversity in...

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Online Degrees and Certifications

ODCP Minor in Psychology

Requirements for Admission to an ODCP Minor in Psychology Students must complete all pre-minor and minor courses with a "C" or better. In addition, students wishing to declare a Psychology...

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Gallaudet University Psi Chi Chapter

Are you ready to get involved? Join us at Psi Chi! We are an international honor society with the purpose of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in the scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of...


In our psychology programs, students gain research experience, critical and analytical thinking skills, and an understanding of behavior, ethics, and diversity that can be tailored to a variety of career objectives. All students must complete at least one internship for career exploration and job experience.

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Daniel Koo

School Director

Sherry Eyer

Senior Lecturer

Carolyn Corbett


Lori Day


Cheryl Wu


Deborah Schooler


Robert Whitaker

Associate Professor

Cara Miller

Associate Professor

Lawrence Pick


Poorna Kushalnagar

Strategic Research Officer

Deborah McCaw


Kathryn Wagner

Assistant Professor

Shilpa Lacy

Associate Professor

James Waller

Assistant Professor


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