Clinical Psychology (Ph.D.)

Program Requirements

Required Courses - General Psychology
PSYC 504Cognitive Psychology3
PSYC 506Professional Issues in Multicultural Psychology3
PSYC 552General Social Psychology3
PSYC 561Developmental Psychology3
PSYC 573Behavioral Neuroscience3
PSYC 745History and Systems of Psychology3
Required Courses - Clinical Psychology
PSYC 565Child and Adolescent Psychopathology3
PSYC 574Cognitive Assessment3
PSYC 593Clinical Interviewing3
PSYC 670Introduction to Psychotherapy3
PSYC 678Ethics in Psychology3
PSYC 679Family Systems and Childhood Disorders: A Multicultural Approach3
PSYC 702Evidence-Based Psychological Interventions II3
PSYC 659Special Topics Seminar in Psychology3
PSYC 709Seminar in Clinical Child Psychology3
Required Courses - Research/Statistics
PSYC 510Research Methods in Psychology3
PSYC 550Quantitative and Statistical Methods3
PSYC 578Psychological Tests and Measurements3
PSYC 739Multivariate Statistics3
PSYC 740Theory Building and Model Testing3
Electives
Select Option A, B or C for 12 credits12
Option A - Open Electives
Therapeutic Interventions in the Schools
Behavioral Assessment
Forensic Psychology in Family Proceedings
Seminar in Developmental Psychopathy II
Special Topics Seminar in Psychology
Seminar in Forensic Assessment II
Trauma-Related Disorders and Treatments
Option B - Emphasis in School Psychology
Therapeutic Interventions in the Schools
Behavioral Assessment
Special Topics Seminar in Psychology
Consultation Methods in Psychoeducational Settings
Program Planning and Evaluation in Applied Settings
Option C - Emphasis in Forensic Psychology
Introduction to Forensic Psychology
Forensic Psychology in Family Proceedings
Seminar in Developmental Psychopathy II
Special Topics Seminar in Psychology
Seminar in Forensic Assessment II
Psychological Science and the Law
Clinical and Research Activities
PSYC 698Master's Thesis4
PSYC 680Externship in Clinical Psychology6
PSYC 895Pre-Doctoral Internship I1
PSYC 896Pre-Doctoral Internship II1
PSYC 900Dissertation Advisement12
Qualifying Portfolio/Exam/Assessment
Successfully complete the qualifying portfolio, examination or assessment requirement.
Admission to Candidacy
Following completion of pre-dissertation research courses and qualifying exam, you may be admitted to candidacy.
Dissertation Requirement
Complete a dissertation in accordance with Graduate School and doctoral program requirements.
Total Credits96