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Psychology - Clinical Psychology

Towson University

12 months
1105 USD/credit 53040 USD/year
1105 USD/credit 53040 USD/year
613 USD/credit 29424 USD/year
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Gain an in-depth understanding of the principles of psychology and human behavior with a global perspective on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental health concerns. The Psychology - Clinical Psychology program is offered by Towson University.


This master’s program in Psychology - Clinical Psychology at Towson University equips you with the knowledge and research experience to pursue careers in human services, education, or in a variety of professional settings. If you are seeking an academic career, you will be fully prepared to continue your education in a doctoral program.

Program Concentrations

Choose from four program concentrations:
  • Clinical Psychology Concentration — Prepare to apply for admission to a doctoral program in clinical psychology (PsyD or PhD), to work as a psychometrician or behavioral specialist, to serve as a project director on applied research studies, or to become a licensed clinical professional counselor.
  • Counseling Psychology Concentration — Work toward licensure as a professional counselor in community health centers, psychiatric hospitals, group homes, rehabilitation centers, university counseling centers, career centers, substance abuse center or other settings. The program also prepares you to continue your education. Choose from the practitioner or research track.
  • Experimental Psychology Concentration — Gain research training in any area of psychology and prepare to enroll in a PhD program, or work in the public and private sectors, such as the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Army Research Labs.
  • School Psychology Concentration — Provide consultations to teachers and families to help prevent behavioral and academic difficulties in school settings; provide early intervention to address difficulties; and conduct comprehensive psychological evaluations to assess student learning and social/emotional needs. You will be recognized as a nationally certified school psychologist upon successful completion of the national exam in school psychology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessment Of Intelligence
  • Advanced Abnormal Psychology
  • Advanced Child Psychopathology
  • Advanced Experimental Design 
  • Psychotherapy And Behavior Change 
  • Practicum In Clinical Psychology 
  • Cognitive Therapy 
  • Personality Assessment In Clinical Psychology
  • Ethical, Legal And Professional Issues In Psychology
  • Internship In Clinical Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.00.

All GPA calculations for admission are based upon the last 60 units of undergraduate and post-baccalaureate study.

  • Acceptable performance on the General Test of the Graduate Record Examination.
  • Two letters of recommendation

Academic letters, preferred.

  • A personal statement, not to exceed four double-spaced pages, addressing the applicant’s reasons for pursuing a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, their area of clinical and/or research interest and their professional goals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1105 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    53040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1105 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    29424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 613 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Towson

1797 - 3043 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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