Please find informational handouts on graduate school preparation below and on the Psi Chi page: 

    So You Want to Go to Grad School

    General Tips for Grad School Prep

GRE Prep

    Preparing for the GRE 

Psych Area Information

    Cognitive Psych 

    Counseling Psych

     Industrial/Organizational Psych   

     School Psych

     Social Psych 

General Information

     Sample list of programs

     CGS: Why Should I get a Master's Degree  [PDF]

     CGS: Open Doors with a Doctorate  [PDF]

     CGS: Financing Graduate Education  [PDF]

More information can be found at

American Psychological Association  (

    APA Careers Guide

    APA: Psychology: Science in Action

Masters programs:

Counseling & Related Educational Programs:

Careers in Psychology (

Educational Testing Service/Graduate Record Exam (

List of Professional Psychological Organizations:

American Psychological Society (APS)

Midwestern Psychological Association (MPA)

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
  University of Northern Iowa School Psych Program
  The University of Iowa School Psych Program

Masters in Social Work Programs 
    National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
    The University of Iowa Social Work Program
    Washington University in St. Louis, Masters in Social Work & Public Health 
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

What is Public Health?
  Iowa Public Health Association (IPHA)
  The University of Iowa College of Public Health
  Washington University in St. Louis, Masters in Social Work & Public Health  

Resources available for use in the Psych Advising Office
*Getting In: A Step-by-Step Plan for Gaining Admission to Grad School in Psych
*Graduate Study in Psychology (APA Guide)
*Insider's Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical & Counseling Psychology
*GRE Study Guides