Doctor of Philosophy in the Field of Psychology with a Concentration in Clinical Psychology

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.

The requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy program.

72 credits, including 54 credits in required courses, 6 credits in elective courses, 12 credits in dissertation, and successful demonstration of competency in six areas: conducting and presenting research, teaching, assessment, therapy, ethics and professional issues, and ethnic minority and diversity issues.

Required
Methods/Statistics
DNSC 6274Statistical Modeling and Analysis
DNSC 6275Advanced Statistical Modeling and Analysis
DNSC 6276Exploratory and Multivariate Data Analysis
PSYC 8202Psychological Research Methods and Procedures
Breadth
PSYC 8203Experimental Foundations of Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition
PSYC 8204Experimental Foundations of Psychology: Biological Basis of Behavior
PSYC 8210Developmental Theories and Issues
PSYC 8253Social Cognition
Clinical core
PSYC 8207Psychological Assessment I
PSYC 8208Psychological Assessment II
PSYC 8211Community Psychology I
PSYC 8212Community Psychology II
PSYC 8218Evidence-Based Interventions
PSYC 8220Ethics and Professional Issues
PSYC 8236Ethnic and Racial Diversity in Psychology
PSYC 8237The Practice of General Psychology I
PSYC 8238The Practice of General Psychology II
PSYC 8239Lifespan Developmental Psychopathology I
PSYC 8240Lifespan Developmental Psychopathology II
Electives
6 credits in elective courses outside of the clinical program.
Dissertation
PSYC 8998Advanced Reading and Research
PSYC 8999Dissertation Research

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