Graduate School Information

There are various topical areas to choose from within the study of psychology. Exploring its subfields would help one decide a Master and/or Ph.D. program suitable for their desirable career interest. Special areas in psychology include clinical, developmental, counseling, health, environmental, forensics, and many more. The resources below are informational and will create awareness of the diverse educational options available for Psychology graduates. By exploring the “American Psychological Association" website (link below) you will find that there are 56 professional divisions to choose from. 

American Psychological Association

Mission: To advance the creation, communication, and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people lives. We do this by:

  • Encouraging the development and application of psychology in the broadest manner
  • Promoting research in psychology, the improvement of research methods and conditions and the application of research findings.
  • Improving the qualifications and usefulness of psychologists by establishing high standards of ethics, conduct, education and achievement.
  • Increasing and disseminating psychological knowledge through meetings, professional contacts, reports, papers, discussions and publications.

 

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General Information

 

Clinical Psychology

 

Development Psychology

 

Counseling Psychology

 

Health Psychology