Oct 15, 2019  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog

Master of Science with a Major in Psychology with a concentration in Applied Experiment


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Program Overview

The applied experimental track requires the satisfactory completion of a minimum of 40 semester hours of graduate work including: PSYC 6121 - Research Methods I (3 Credit Hours) PSYC 6122 - Research Methods II (3 Credit Hours) PSYC 6190 - Professional and Ethical Foundations (1 Credit Hour) PSYC 6921 - Research Methods Lab I (1 Credit Hour) PSYC 6922 - Research Methods Laboratory II (1 Credit Hour) , six semester hours of PSYC 6930 - Research Practicum I (3 Credit Hours)  and PSYC 6931 - Research Practicum II (3 Credit Hours) , PSYC 6126 - Cognitive Assessment (3 Credit Hours) PSYC 6926 - Cognitive Assessment Practicum (1 Credit Hour) , and six semester hours of Internship (PSYC 6940 - Industrial-Organization Internship (1 TO 3 Credit Hours)  PSYC 6970 - Teaching Internship (1 TO 9 Credit Hours)  PSYC 6980 - Research Internship (1 TO 9 Credit Hours) ). Beyond this, an individualized plan of study, conforming to requirements of the department and approved by the student’s Academic Advisor and the Director of the Graduate Program, is used to establish a program of study. Students will be given formal permission by the faculty to pursue a thesis or internship at the end of the spring semester of their first year of graduate studies. The faculty will review the student’s professional goals, academic performance, and professional and ethical behavior to determine whether the student will be in the thesis or internship track. For this track, at least 38 of the 40 total hours required must be earned in the major field; and at least 34 of the 40 hours should be in contact courses (not PSYC 6940 - Industrial-Organization Internship (1 TO 3 Credit Hours)  PSYC 6970 - Teaching Internship (1 TO 9 Credit Hours)  PSYC 6980 - Research Internship (1 TO 9 Credit Hours) ).

https://www.augusta.edu/scimath/psychology/graduate.php

Program Coordinator
Chair: Dr. Michael Hoane
706-737-1694
psychology@augusta.edu
Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website. http://www.augusta.edu/admissions/

Social/Cultural/Systemic Basis of Behavior: 3 Hours


Total Hours for the Degree: 40 Hours


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