Course Requirements

Psychology Graduate Program


 
Year Semester Course number Course name

Year I Fall PSYC 910 Research Design I: Experiments
    Area Course 1 see Psychology Graduate Program - Track Requirements
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Spring PSYC 911 Research Design II: Research Studies
    Breadth Course 1 see Note 1 below
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Summer PSYC 824 Research Issues in Psychology
  M.A. Proposal  

Year II Fall Area Course 2 see Psychology Graduate Program - Track Requirements
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Spring Breadth Course 2 see Note 1 below
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Summer PSYC 898 M.A. Thesis

Year III Fall Area Course 3 see Psychology Graduate Program - Track Requirements and Note 2 below
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
    PSYC 999 Exp. Comprehensive Examination #1 (see Note 2 below)
  Spring Area Course 4 see Psychology Graduate Program - Track Requirements and Note 2 below
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Summer PSYC 999 Exp. Comprehensive Examination #2 (see Note 2 below)
    PSYC 899 Ph.D. Dissertation

Year IV Fall PSYC 899 Ph.D. Dissertation
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Spring PSYC 999 Exp. Comprehensive Examination #3 (see Note 2 below)
    PSYC 899 Ph.D. Dissertation
    PSYC 913-918 Area Research Seminar
  Summer PSYC 899 Ph.D. Dissertation

Note 1. Breadth courses are content courses offered outside a given area.

Note 2. It is expected that course requirements and comprehensive exams will be completed in the first two years of the Ph.D. program.