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Psychology (Clinical), M.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) , OH,
Emphasize clinical work with adults or children through specialized coursework and relevant field experience.Our program is designed with two overlapping purposes: to prepare you for further study in psychology at the doctoral level; and to prepare you for employment in clinical positions at the master's degree level.

About

Psychology is a scientific field emphasizing the understanding of behavior - how and why we think, feel and act. As a science, it focuses on research that is designed to better understand and predict future behavior. A component of psychology involves the practical application of knowledge, skills and techniques to the solution or prevention of individual and social problems.We achieve both purposes by using a scientist-practitioner model combining research with clinical experience. You will develop:

  • A broad academic background and competence in the application of research methodology.
  • Thorough exposure to the areas of personality, psychopathology and psychotherapy.
  • Intensive training in the assessment of intelligence and personality.
  • Supervised practice in interviewing and therapeutic intervention.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experimental Design & Statistics
  • Experimental Design & Statistics II
  • History & Systems
  • Introduction to Clinical Psychology
  • Assessment of Intelligence
  • Theories and Research in Psychotherapy
  • Theories of Personality & Psychotherapy
  • Assessment of Personality
  • Individual Psychotherapy

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    46 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Applicants to the clinical psychology program should submit the following information in addition to the online application:

  • Official academic records of all previously attended colleges or universities must be submitted directly from the colleges or universities to the Office of Graduate Admission Processing. Hand-carried transcripts, official copies marked Issued to Student and unofficial copies are not acceptable.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professors or employers.
  • A personal statement. Please make certain that you devote a full paragraph to describing various faculty members’ research interests that are consistent with your own.
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      925 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 925 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
    • National

      925 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 925 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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    Living costs for Dayton

    • 880 - 1360 USD/month
      Living Costs

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