BGSP is the only accredited graduate school in the nation to offer master’s and doctoral programs in psychoanalysis. With its main campus in Brookline, MA (10 minutes from Boston), BGSP also has campuses in New York City and Livingston, New Jersey.
President: Dr. Jane Snyder
Corporate Status: Private, non-profit 501(c)3 organization incorporated in Massachusetts. NYGSP is separately incorporated with a provisional charter from the New York State Education Department, but it is accredited as a campus location of BGSP.
The Student Experience
Faculty/student ratio: Boston 1:4, New York 1:2, New Jersey 1:2
Average class size: 7 students
STUDENT RaCe / Ethnicity
Students Receiving Financial Aid
Retention and Graduation
Retention rate of students from the first year to the second year of study:
What percentage of students graduate within 150% of the minimum time to graduate?
* This is expected to increase significantly, because the thesis requirement has been dropped.
Average Time to Graduate
Licensure exam passage rates for those who applied among students graduating within the last eight years.
* LMHC licensure exam passage rate
** Received state licensure or certification in psychoanalysis.
Life after Graduation
Percentage of Graduates Working in the Field
Percentage of Graduates Pursuing a Higher Degree