Master's Program Curriculum 2017-2018

Common Core Courses

  • PSY 5501 - Seminar in Counseling and Family Psychology
  • PSY 5163 - Psychology of Women
  • PSY 5304 - Advanced Psychological Statistics I
  • PSY 5353 - Research Design
  • PSY 5313 - Psychological Tests and Measurements
  • PSY 5513 - Advanced Psychopathology*
  • PSY 5523 - Clinical Therapeutic Group Processes*
  • PSY 5653 - Theory of Psychotherapy and Counseling*
  • PSY 5541 - Psychotherapy Skills I: Microskills Lab*
  • PSY 5674 - Theory and Practice of Family Psychology
  • PSY 5923 - Supervised Practicum (4 Semesters)**
  • PSY 6833 - Ethics in Psychology*
  • PSY 6613 - Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • PSY 6383 - Cross Cultural Psychology
  • PSY 6803 - Seminar in Vocational Psychology

Choose one elective from the following courses (3 credit hours):

  • PSY 6563 Psychology of Human Sexuality
  • PSY 6393 Psychology of Violence, Trauma, and Abuse
  • PSY 6243 Advanced Theories and Psychotherapy

*Pre-practicum courses
** Pre-registration required

Note: In consultation with the student's major advisor, the student should select either the Thesis Track or the Coursework Only Option, both of which are outlined below.

Thesis Track

Add a minimum of one elective from the list below.

  • PSY 5983 - Thesis
  • PSY 5993 - Thesis

Thesis Total: 6 semester hours

Coursework Only Option

  • PSY 5963 - Capstone Proficiencies
  • Add a minimum of two electives from the list below.
    • PSY 6563 Psychology of Human Sexuality
    • PSY 6393 Psychology of Violence, Trauma, and Abuse  
    • PSY 6243 Advanced Theories and Psychotherapy