Psychology, MA

Campus: NYC


This 36-credit hour Master of Arts program provides graduate students with a general academic foundation in the field of psychology and fills a gap in the training and changing professional preparation in human service organizations. It also may be suited to those who may seek to further their study at the doctoral level. The program offers a wide variety of required and elective courses that provide students with the skills and resources needed to examine and understand the broader context of a person’s life – family, school, work groups, and other significant systems.

All program academic standing requirements are defined in the NYC Psychology Department Graduate Program Catalog.

Note: Tracks within this program are being developed.  For more information, consult the Psychology Department at 212-346-1506.

Required Core Courses 1
PSY 604Developmental Psychology3
PSY 612Neuropsychology3
PSY 615Research Design and Statistics I3
PSY 623Social Psychology3
PSY 624Cognitive Psychology3
PSY 625Personality Theories3
Required Elective Courses
Select six of the following: 218
Community Psychology
Psychopathology
Research Design and Statistics II
Human Learning
Community Mental Health: Philosophy and Concepts
Comm Resource:Interagency Coor
Psychological Measurements
Forensic Psychology
Mentored Lab Class Semester 1
Mentored Lab Class Semester 2
Instructional Psychology: Multimedia Applications
Critical Thinking I : Foundation
Developmental Disabilities
Multicultural and Gender Issues in Psychology
Program Evaluation
Organizational Psychology
Personnel Psychology
Organizational Development
Occupational Health Psychology
Counseling 2.0:Counseling in the Digital Age
Practicum in Psychology
Independent Study in Graduate Psychology
Special Topics
M.A. Thesis
Total Credits36