How to Apply

How to Apply

Admission to the program is based on the following criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Strong LSAT scores
  • 24 undergraduate credit hours in the social sciences, 12 of which are in psychology, plus Experimental Psychology (or Research Methods) and Statistics
  • Personal statement
  • Relevant academic letters of recommendation


In addition to submitting an application to the Office of Admissions at John Jay College, students are also required to submit an application to the Office of Admissions at CUNY School of Law.

Students must be accepted into both programs in order to be a part of the dual-degree program.


For any questions regarding the John Jay admissions process, contact: 

Office of Graduate Admissions

Additional information about the CUNY Law School admissions process is available at