School of Psychology & Counseling

Courses -
Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.)

This page shows what courses a student must take to earn their Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. To see a breakdown of when each course will be taken, visit the Psy.D. Course Progression page. Also see the Psy.D. ADP form.

2012 Psy.D. Required Courses
Course Number Course Description Credit Hours
Professional Psychology (3 hours)
PSY 600
Clinical Psychology
3
History and Systems of Psychology (3 hours)
PSY 723
History and Systems of Psychology
3
Individual Differences (6 hours)
PSY 626
Personality Theory
3
PSY 638
Psychopathology
3
Cognitive/Affective Bases of Behavior (3 hours)
PSY 716
Affect, Cognition & Motivation
3
Biological Bases of Behavior (3 hours)
PSY 715
Biological Bases of Behavior
3
Human Development (3 hours)
PSY 640
Life Span Psychology
3
Social Bases of Behavior (3 hours)
PSY 717
Social Psychology
3
Research, Statistics, & Design (6 hours)
PSY 714
Statistics
3
PSY 617
Research Design
3
Methods of Assessment (11 hours)
PSY 725
Intelligence Testing & Psychometrics (Lab)
4
PSY 726
Personality Assessment (Lab)
3
PSY 728
Advanced Assessment
2
PSY 732
Clinical Assessment and Treatment Planning
2
Clinical Practice (34 Hours)
PSY 614
Clinical Child and Pediatric Psychology
3
PSY 621
Clinical Interviewing
3
PSY 627
Psychotherapies I
3
PSY 628
Psychotherapies II
3
PSY 647
Family Therapy
3
PSY 662
Community Psychology
3
PSY 733-738
Clinical Practica
12
PSY 739
Advanced Practica
1
PSY 763
Supervision and Consultation
3
Ethics, Standards & Diversity (6 hours)
PSY 661
Ethics, Professional Issues & Legal Issues in Psychotherapy
3
PSY 670
Multicultural Psychology
3
Integration Sequence (15 hours)
PSY 712
Hermeneutics
2
PSY 776
Psychology of Religion
3
PSY 777
Survey of Christianity
3
PSY 778
Spiritual Direction
3
PSY 779
Applied Clinical Integration
3
PSY 780
Integration Capstone
1
Psy.D. Doctoral Project (11 hours)
PSY 700
Dissertation Methodology
1
PSY 701-703
Dissertation
9
PSY 718
Dissertation Proposal
1
Internship (3 hours minimum)
PSY 801-803
Clinical Internship
3
Electives (15 Hours) 15
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