The required courses of the minor provide a foundation in psychology and focus on assessment and treatment of distress and dysfunction. The electives provide in-depth knowledge of normal development, psychological theories, psychological disorders, and treatment techniques.
Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor and students must complete 18 credits of psychology with a minimum GPA of 2.00. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.
Total credits: 19
Students should be aware of the specific policies associated with this program, located on the Admissions & Policies tab.
|PSYC 100||Basic Concepts in Psychology (Mason Core)||3|
|PSYC 301||Research Methods in Psychology||4|
|PSYC 321||Clinical Psychology||3|
|PSYC 325||Abnormal Psychology||3|
|Select at least two courses from the following:||6|
|Developmental Psychology (Mason Core) (or PSYC 313 or PSYC 314)|
|Social Psychology (Mason Core)|
|Therapeutic Communication Skills|
|Behavior Disorders of Childhood|
|Group Psychotherapy Techniques|
|Independent Study in Psychology|
|Special Topics 1|
When topic is related to clinical psychology approved by the psychology department.