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Doctor of Psychology Curriculum

PsyD Curriculum

YearFall SemesterWinter SemesterSpring Semester
1PSY 801, Theoretical and Empirical Foundations of Clinical Psychology

PSY 605, Ethical and Professional Issues in Psychological Practice

PSY 631, Theory and Practice of Psychometrics

PSY 659, Child and Adolescent Psychopathology, Diagnosis and Complex Case Conceptualization
PSY 806, Individual and Cultural Diversity in Clinical Practice

PSY 830, Foundations of Psychological Assessment and Testing

PSY 633, Group Counselling

PSY 669, Adult Psychopathology, Diagnosis and Complex Case Conceptualization
PSY 810, Research Design and Thesis/Proposal Development*

PSY 634, Advanced Intellectual Assessment

12 required credits

12 required credits

6 required credits

2PSY 838, Clinical Practicum I

PSY 611, Quantitative Data Analysis

PSY 635, Advanced Intellectual Assessment Practicum

Elective?
PSY 839, Clinical Practicum II

PSY 621, Qualitative Research Methods & Critical Analysis

PSY 636, Advanced Personality Assessment


Elective?
PSY 825, Program Evaluation and Mixed Methods Research*

PSY 637, Advanced Personality Assessment
Practicum

PSY 897, Doctoral Candidacy Examination

11 required credits

10 required credits

7 required credits

Students take Candidacy Examinations here and start dissertation work fall Year 3

3PSY 841, Clinical Field Placement I

PSY 879, Addictions and Mental Health

PSY 898, Dissertation Research*

Elective?
PSY 842, Clinical Field Placement II

PSY 875, History and Systems of Psychology

PSY 876, Psychopharmacology

Elective?
PSY 677, Advanced Human Neuropsychology

PSY 898, Dissertation Research*

10 required credits

10 required credits

6 required credits

4PSY 840, Collaborative / Therapeutic Assessment

PSY 870, Clinical Supervision

PSY 898, Dissertation Research*

Elective?
PSY 652, Advanced Forensic Assessment

PSY 870, Clinical Supervision

PSY 898, Dissertation Research*

Elective?
PSY 898, Dissertation Research*

9 required credits

9 required credits

3 required credits

Students apply for pre-doctoral internship/clinical residency (Fall, Year 4)
5PSY 880, Pre-Doctoral Internship/Clinical Residency*

PSY 898, Dissertation Research*
PSY 880, Pre-Doctoral Internship/Clinical Residency*

PSY 898, Dissertation Research*
PSY 880, Pre-Doctoral Internship/Clinical Residency*

PSY 899, Dissertation Defense*

123-credit, 5-year PsyD program. Students entering with master’s degrees, RPsych’s, and/or PsyA diplomas *may* complete the program in 4 years.

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*Full-Time Course, as per CUE’s designation/Calendar nomenclature.