Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

In addition to a quantitative core consisting of three courses, all students are required to take three core courses in areas outside their specialty program. These core courses are designed to provide a breadth of knowledge in psychology. Additionally, each program has requisite coursework and comprehensive examinations. A minimum of 12 credit hours for the dissertation is required for a doctoral degree. In addition to attending classes, students are expected to take part in research.

Course Title Credits
Core Requirements
Select three quantitative courses
Select additional courses
Dissertation Research Requirements
PSYC899Doctoral Dissertation Research12
Total Credits12