JCU Psychology extends a special welcome to its students. You will find us a relaxed, friendly, cosmopolitan and helpful place. If you have any general enquiries relating to its courses, research facilities and interests, entry requirements, and so on, please contact us.

As well as a spectrum of Australian Psychological Society accredited 3-year and 4-year undergraduate psychology programs, JCU Psychology offers excellent, integrated postgraduate professional coursework training leading to Graduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, Master of Psychology and Doctor of Psychology degrees in Clinical Psychology and Geropsychology.

A lively and innovative postgraduate research training is provided, which offers both PhD and Masters degrees in a wide range of specialisations.


Diploma of Higher Education in General Studies 1 year full-timeOn campus
Diploma of Higher Education in Health 1 year full-timeOn campus

Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate of Clinical Psychology 6 months full-timeOn campus; Off campus
Graduate Certificate of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine] 6 months full-timeOn campus; Off campus

Masters - Coursework

Master of Organisational Health Psychology 1.5 years full-timeOff campus
Master of Psychology (Clinical) 2 years full-timeOn campus

Doctorate - Research

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Psychology) 4 years full-timeOn campus; Off campus