1996-97 Insert to Graduate Study Survey Table 4

Doctoral Programs

Program Area Acceptance Rates Enrollment Rates
Median Q1 Q3 N Median Q1 Q3 N
Clinical 0.06 0.04 0.14 160 0.71 0.57 1 159
Counseling 0.09 0.06 0.17 61 0.85 0.69 1 58
School 0.27 0.17 0.41 45 0.75 0.54 0.89 45
Cognitive 0.22 0.14 0.34 71 0.5 0.36 1 70
Developmental 0.17 0.09 0.31 85 0.7 0.33 1 79
Educational 0.5 0.33 0.63 19 0.75 0.5 1 19
Experimental 0.12 0 0.57 9 0.76 0.57 1 50
General/Social/
Personality
0.11 0.07 0.2 82 0.5 0.38 1 73
Industrial/
Organizational
0.14 0.07 0.29 41 0.61 0.41 0.77 42
Physiological/
Neurosciences/
Biological/
Comparative
0.18 0.08 0.29 64 0.6 0.4 1 60
Psychometrics/
Quantitative
0.33 0.13 0.5 27 0.6 0.31 1 21
Other Programs 0.18 0.12 0.4 68 0.75 0.56 1 64
All Programs 0.13 0.08 0.24 285 0.7 0.53 0.93 284

 

Master's Programs

Program Area Acceptance Rates Enrollment Rates
Median Q1 Q3 N Median Q1 Q3 N
Clinical 0.41 .026 0.61 69 0.61 046 0.81 70
Counseling 0.5 0.28 0.74 62 0.77 0.6 0.91 60
School 0.43 0.24 0.65 57 0.78 0.63 0.94 56
Cognitive a a a a a a a 7
Developmental 0.5 0.4 0.72 15 0.56 0.32 1 14
Educational 0.54 0.35 0.73 12 0.74 0.44 1 12
Experimental 0.53 0.27 0.7 34 0.66 0.45 0.8 32
General/Social/
Personality
0.41 0.25 0.64 38 0.71 0.44 0.9 38
Industrial/
Organizational
0.41 0.18 0.75 37 0.64 0.4 0.89 36
Physiological/
Neurosciences/
Biological/
Comparative
a a a 7 a a a 7
Psychometrics/
Quantitative
a a a 8 a a a 5
Other Programs 0.51 0.32 0.75 55 0.68 0.5 0.92 54
All Programs 0.45 0.29 0.65 210 0.68 0.5 0.87 205

 

SOURCE: 1996-97 Insert to Graduate Study Survey, Research Office, APA. June 1998.

Note: Acceptance rates are ratios of acceptances to applicants, while enrollment rates are ratios of enrollments to acceptances.

a = Summary statistics are not reported when N of departments is less than 10.