Graduate School

Please review the Simpson Psychology Graduate Study Handbook if you are planning to attend graduate school. This handbook contains valuable information regarding what you should be doing your junior and senior years to prepare yourself to attend graduate school.  The handbook is available in web format for online viewing and as a Microsoft Word file you can download and print.

Simpson Psychology Graduate Study Handbook (WebMS Word)

Many Simpson students in recent years have gone on in the area of School Psychology.  To learn more about school psychology, look at the web site of the National Association of School Psychologists.

Want more information?  Here is a list of links for students interested in pursuing graduate study in psychology. And here is a list of graduate programs in psychology.


Recommendation Request Worksheet

Before requesting reference letters from a Simpson College Department of Psychology faculty member, please download and prepare the information requested in the Recommendation Request Worksheet.  This will help you stay organized and ensure you receive the best possible letters of reference.  The worksheet is a Microsoft Excel file and a link is provided below.

Recommendation Request Worksheet


Graduate Schools

Our graduates have been accepted into the following graduate programs:

Penn State University, Marquette University, University of Wisconsin-Stout, University of Minnesota, Kansas State University, State University of Albany-New York, University of Northern Iowa