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Application information
George Mason University
Online Application: http://admissions.gmu.edu/grad/
Department Specific Materials: http://www.hfac.gmu.edu/programs/phdprogram.htm
Deadline: January 1st
Application fee: $60
Status: Not Started

Old Dominion University
Online Application: http://admissions.odu.edu/graduate/apply.html
Department Specific Materials: Unspecified
Deadline: January 15th
Application fee: $40
Status: Not Started

University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Online Application: http://admissions.utk.edu/graduate/apply.shtml
Department Specific Materials: http://bus.utk.edu/iopsyc/materials.html
Deadline: Februray 1st
Application Fee: $35
Status: Not Started

University of California - Berkeley
Online Application: http://www.grad.berkeley.edu/admissions/before_begin.shtml (I can reactiveate my previous application)
Department Specific Materials: http://psychology.berkeley.edu/gradprograms/index.html
Deadline: December 15 (how do I get them GRE Subject info on time???)
Application fee: $60
Status: Not Started

Total Fees: $195 (not including GRE subject test cost and resubmit of old test scores)

    Tasks To complete
  1. Print Departmental materials
  2. Register with all on-line application sites
  3. Figure out who needs what information>
    • Statement of purpose?
    • Summary of research?
    • Specific types of recommendation letters

  4. Breathe


7 months to get the applications done. I want to get them all done by December to get them in really early and out of mind. It will take a month (apparently) to score the subject test. So, earliest it will orobably get out is mid-December. I must remember to call Berkeley December 5th to check my status adn explain when I took the subject test if it has yet to arrive.

    Other Tasks
  1. Other Programs?
  2. Study for GRE Subject
  3. Register for GRE
    • Registration begins in August

  4. Take GRE November 12th (most likely date based on previous dates
  5. Retake GRE general? (is 1300 good enough?)


I have 4 months to study for the subject test. Should be good. I already have a test book. I need to find good study materials that I can take to the gym. An hour or so 4-5 times a week for 4 months gauranteed? Pretty good since that's not counting other study time.

Any idea what books would be good? I'm thinking general psych texts, pretty much. :|

Looks like a lot, but I've already taken a big step just by organizing everything.


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lady_fox From: lady_fox Date: June 10th, 2005 05:48 am (UTC) (Link)
Wow. That does look like a lot. *hug* If I can help at all, let me know.

beloitst From: beloitst Date: June 10th, 2005 09:26 am (UTC) (Link)
Princeton Review materials are always good. Not sure if they do subject specific GRE tho.
smed From: smed Date: June 10th, 2005 02:04 pm (UTC) (Link)
General psych texts are what they recommend. And I do beleive that the Princeton Review offers some subject test books... In fact, I have one somewhere...
abmann From: abmann Date: June 10th, 2005 02:24 pm (UTC) (Link)
Is there content in the Princetin books? The book I have has 5 tests ans a glossary of 2000 common terms which is good, but not really conceptually useful.

So much to relearn. I tried a few random questions from one of the tests adn got them all wrong.
abmann From: abmann Date: June 10th, 2005 02:44 pm (UTC) (Link)
And I butchered "Princeton..."
smed From: smed Date: June 10th, 2005 04:56 pm (UTC) (Link)
Didn't you know that you automatically fail the GRE if you can't spell the name of the study guide right? Geezus man... start studying.

The lack of knowledge of the location of said book gives you an idea of how much I've used it.
That being said: not a clue. Sorry. I just know that's what we were told to study from (back in the day when I was actually going to take the GRE.. when I had hope for the future and stuff. Ha.).

Anyway... still hating you. Bastard.
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