How to Apply

The Murray State School Psychology program admits students for the fall and spring semesters. For full consideration, please submit your application and materials by:

  • For fall admission: Last Friday in March
  • For spring admission: Last Friday in October

Applicants are required to submit all required materials in order to be considered for admission:

  1. MSU’s Graduate School online application (Begin an application)
  2. Bachelor’s degree or greater in a related field
  3. GRE General Test (Ed.S. only)
  4. *Curriculum vitae 
  5. *Letters of recommendation (3)
  6. *Personal goals statement

*These materials should be sent directly to the Program Coordinator at or by mail:

Dr. Sean Simons
3201 Alexander Hall
Murray, KY 42071

Eligible applicants will be invited to meet with the School Psychology faculty for a half-day interview. Interviews are semi-formal and conducted either individually or in small groups. During the interview, applicants will learn more about the field of School Psychology, our program at MSU and program resources. Current students will also be available to visit with applicants and answer specific questions about what graduate student life is like.

Feel free to contact us with any questions!

Contact Us

Dr. Sean Simons

Dr. Sean Simons

Program Coordinator
School Psychology Programs

3231 Alexander Hall, Murray, KY 42071

Dr. Mardis Dunham

Dr. Mardis Dunham

School Psychology Programs

320 Alexander Hall, Murray, KY 42071

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