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A student may earn a certificate as part of completing the bachelor’s degree and in addition to completing requirements for a major. Through course work and internship/applied experiences in this clinical psychological science certificate program, students will develop an in-depth understanding of clinical science, from theory and evidence-based practices to applied experiences and field work. The certificate is designed to prepare students for either further graduate training in applied psychology and related fields or for entry level positions in mental health settings.*Disclaimer: This certificate does not lead to a license to practice professional psychology or other related field.
Students interested in applying for admission to the Clinical Psychological Science Certificate must have a 3.0 GPA or higher in their major to apply. Pre-requisites for entrance to the program include Introductory Psychology [PSY-P 101 and P 102 or P155 (3 – 6 cr.) or equivalent] and Statistical Techniques [PSY-K 300 (3 cr.) or equivalent] with a grade of C+ or higher. (Students may apply during the semester they are taking Statistical Techniques; conditional admittance may be granted pending completion of the course with a C+ or higher).
For the application, students must submit a 1-2 page resume and letter of intent describing their interest in the program, previous work experience (volunteer, paid employment, etc.), and career goals, which must include the relevance of the Certificate to those goals. Interviews may be conducted with applicant finalists to determine admittance. Students will be selected based on a combination of GPA, demonstrated interest in the Certificate, having had appropriate prior work experience, and career goals which align with the priorities of the Certificate program.
Students must complete a minimum of 8 courses (two required courses, four advanced courses, one supervised applied field experience, and one field experience discussion) for a minimum total of 24 credit hours. Students must complete each course required for the certificate with a grade of C- or higher, with an overall GPA of ≥ 2.000 for all certificate courses.