Recommended Schedule

Recommended Schedule for the Forensic Psychology Master's Program (both PC and PA Concentrations), based on a full-time course load: O=online, F=face-to-face

(Based on Fall 2020 entry or later)

Year One-Fall

PSYC 6321 Psychopathology I (O)

PSYC 6333 Ethics and Practice of Psychology (O)

PSYC 6334 Theories and Issues in Psychotherapy (O)

PSYC 6336 Intellectual Assessment (F)

Year One-Spring

PSYC 6332 Advanced Social Psychology (O)

PSYC 6335 Techniques of Psychotherapy (F)

PSYC 6337 Personality Assessment (F)

PSYC 6343 Professional Practices in Forensic Psychology (O)

***STUDENTS SELECT PC or PA Concentration at end of Year One Spring Semester***

PC Concentration

Year One-Summer: (12 units)

 PSYC 6327 Forensic Assessment (F)

PSYC 6331 Multicultural Psychotherapy (O)

PSYC 6338 Group Psychotherapy (F)

PSYC 6319 Vocational & Career Counseling (O)

PA Concentration

Year One-Summer: (12 units)

PSYC 6327 Forensic Assessment (F)

PSYC 6331 Multicultural (O)

PSYC 6338 Group Psychotherapy (F)

PSYC 6304 First Forensic Practicum

PC Concentration

Year Two-Fall: (12 units)

PSYC 6304 First Forensic Practicum

PSYC 6326 Advanced Research Methods (O)

PSYC 6330 Life-span Developmental Psych (O)

PSYC 6339 Theories and Techniques of Family Therapy (O)

PA Concentration

Year Two-Fall: (12 units)

PSYC 6315 Advanced Learning (O)

PSYC 6326 Advanced Research (O)

PSYC 6330 Life-Span Developmental (O)

PSYC 6339 Theories and Techniques of Family Therapy (O)

PC Concentration

Year Two-Spring: (9 units)

PSYC 6304 Second Forensic Practicum

PSYC 6322 Psychopathology II (O)

PSYC 6350 Addictions Counseling (O)

PA Concentration

Year Two-Spring: (9 or 12 units)

PSYC 6304 Second Forensic Practicum

PSYC 6341 Behavior Management (O)

PSYC 6328 Biological Psychology (O)

PSYC 6350 Addictions Counseling (Opt. A)

***Students should plan to take their Comprehensive Examination this semester***

PC Concentration

Year Two-Summer: (9 units)

PSYC 6304 Third Forensic Practicum

PSYC 63XX Forensic Treatment Planning & Intervention   (O)

PSYC 6351 Crisis Intervention (O)

PA Concentration

Year Two-Summer: (6 or 9 units)

PSYC 6304 Third Forensic Practicum

PSYC 63XX Forensic Treatment Planning & Intervention (O)

PSYC 6351 Crisis Intervention (Opt. B) (O)