Students in our Dual Degree programs provide Psychology Ph.D. students with the opportunity tocombine their graduate training in Psychology with doctoral-level training in a related discipline.Currently we offer two such programs.
Psychology and Women’s Studies
Penn State Psychology is one of only two graduate programs in the U.S. tooffer a dual degree Ph.D. in Women’s Studies and Psychology. Graduatestudents also have the option of a graduate minor in Women’s Studies.
Students electing this program through the Department of Psychology will earn a degree with a dual-titleat the PhD level in Psychology and in Language Science. A graduate student obtaining this dual-degreewill have the skills and knowledge to bring the methods and theories of linguistics, psycholinguistics, andcognitive neuroscience to bear on central issues in psychology.