Pepperdine’s online graduate degrees are designed for current and aspiring psychology professionals who want to understand human behavior so they can serve others within their chosen field. We seek students who embrace academic challenges and are committed to working with diverse faculty, classmates, and clients.

To apply, you must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. Start your application today.

Application Deadlines

OnlinePsychology@Pepperdine offers multiple start dates per year. Applicants who submit their application by the priority submit deadline will have their $55 application fee waived.

Winter 2022 Cohort

Priority Submit DeadlineFriday, October 8, 2021
Submit DeadlineFriday, November 5, 2021
Final DeadlineTuesday, November 16, 2021
Classes BeginMonday, January 10, 2022

Spring 2022 Cohort

Priority Submit DeadlineFriday, January 14, 2022
Submit DeadlineFriday, February 11, 2022
Final DeadlineTuesday, February 22, 2022
Classes BeginMonday, April 11, 2022

Summer 2022 Cohort

Priority Submit DeadlineFriday, April 15, 2022
Submit DeadlineFriday, May 13, 2022
Final DeadlineTuesday, May 24, 2022
Classes BeginMonday, July 11, 2022

To learn more about the application process for the online programs, visit our application requirements page.

Application deadlines for the on-campus programs are available on the Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology website. 

On-campus programs: Applicants interested in applying to our on-campus psychology programs must complete a separate on-campus psychology application.