Completing a Thesis or Independent Research Project
Ball State Graduate School Information
Resources for Applying to Doctoral Programs
Some of the resources cited below are books that you can find in the PSYS Advising Resource Center (ARC) in NQ 120, in Bracken Library, and at online bookstores like Amazon. These books include:
1. The Complete Guide to Graduate School Admission: Psychology, Counseling, and Related Professions by Patricia Keith-Spiegel and Michael Wiederman.
2. Getting In: A step-by-step plan for gaining admission to graduate school in psychology by APA.
3. The Savvy Psychology Major by Drew Appleby.
Another good resource is the "Applying to Grad School" page on APA's website (noted as "APA Grad School page" below). One of the links on this page discusses how to make a successful transition from a master's to a doctoral program.
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