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Psychological Sciences


Clinical Psychological Science Concentration

This concentration focuses on mechanisms and etiologies of psychological health and dysfunction.

Foundations of Psychology (15 hours)

  • PSYS 100 Introductory Psychology or PSYS 160 Introduction to Biopsychology (3 hours)
  • Developmental Processes (3 hours)
    • PSYS 220 Introduction to Lifespan Developmental Psychology
    • PSYS 321 Child Developmental Psychology
  • Learning and Cognition (3 hours)
    • PSYS 331 Psychology of Human and Animal Learning
    • PSYS 333 Cognitive Psychology
  • Individual Differences and Social Processes (3 hours)
    • PSYS 440 Abnormal Psychology is required
  • Biological Bases of Behavior and Mental Processes (3 hours)
    • PSYS 360 (or PSYS 362) Behavioral Neurosciences
    • PSYS 363 Sensory and Perceptual Systems

Research Methods and Statistics (7 hours)

  • PSYS 210 Research Methods in Psychology 
  • PSYS 211 Research Methods in Psychology Laboratory
  • PSYS 313 Statistics in Psychology 

Integrative Science in Psychology (3 hours)

  • PSYS 380 Psychology and Science Fiction
  • PSYS 481 History of Psychology
  • PSYS 490 Research, Readings, or Special Projects in Psychology

Clinical Psychological Science Concentration Courses (12 hours)

  • PSYS 350 Social Psychology
  • PSYS 360 (or PSYS 362) Behavioral Neuroscience
  • PSYS 413 Psychological Measurement
  • PSYS 423 Psychology of Adult Life and Aging (as of Fall '16)
  • PSYS 450 Psychology of Personality
  • PSYS 451 Psychology of Religion
  • PSYS 453 Psychology of Women
  • PSYS 462 Neuroscience of Learning and Memory
  • PSYS 465 Psychopharmacology
  • PSYS 481 History of Psychology
  • PSYS 482 Psychology of Sexuality
  • PSYS 490 Research, Readings, or Special Projects in Psychology
  • PSYS 499 Senior Seminar in Psychology (category-related topic)

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 Last Modified 3/29/18