Curriculum

Core Courses for Master of Science Program in Psychology

Total Credit Hours = 33

All courses are three credit hours. 

Required Courses

  • PSYC 510 - Research & Statistical Methods
  • PSYC 520 - Advanced Social Psychology
  • PSYC 530 - Advanced Personality
  • PSYC 540 - Behavioral Neuroscience
  • PSYC 580 - Advanced Cognition
  • PSYC 560 - Psychopathology
  • PSYC 570 - Legal and Ethical Issues in Psychology
  • PSYC 550 - Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 600 - Applied Psychology
  • PSYC 625 - Practicum in Psychology

Elective Courses (one advanced topics course)

  • PSYC 650 - Advanced Topics in Psychology

Topics will vary but may include forensic psychology, cognition, developmental, substance abuse, applied psychology, qualitative and quantitative research.

 

 

Program Plan

Year one

  • Fall semester will require completion of PSYC 510, 520 and 560.
  • Spring semester will require completion of PSYC 530, 550, 650
  • Summer will require completion of PSCY 600 and 625.

Year two

  • Fall semester will require completion of PSYC 540, 570, and 580
  • Comprehensive Exam