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心理学和哲学

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Are you fascinated by the mysteries of the human mind? Have you ever wondered why people think, interact 和 behave the way they do? At the TWU Division of 心理学和哲学, we embrace diverse perspectives 和 a variety of approaches as we search for answers to life's most complex questions.

While pursuing your degree in psychology, 心理科学, counseling psychology or school psychology at 冠盈体育app, 你可以收到:

  • personalized attention 和 training from our nationally-recognized faculty members.
  • tailored coursework at the bachelor's, 硕士 和 博士 level.
  • research 和 service opportunities that will place you at the forefront of your discipline.
  • the skills 和 knowledge necessary for a bright future in leadership, graduate scholarship or the professional career of your choice.

学位课程

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Undergraduate Degrees in 心理学

如果你在追求 心理学学士学位, you may select from seven different degree tracks designed to suit your career goals. 作为心理学专业的学生, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience by joining research teams, participating in community service-focused 学生组织 和 在野外工作 for psychologically oriented agencies. 我们的部门也提供 五个未成年人 in psychology, philosophy 和 graduate school preparation.

职业前景 for Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree in 心理学

Master’s Degree in 心理科学

我们的 master’s program in 心理科学 will provide you with exceptional, student-focused research training in a variety of areas of 心理科学. 通过一对一的辅导, you will develop a deep underst和ing of the scientific basis of human psychology 和 highly marketable research skills. The program will prepare you for direct entry into the workforce as a behavioral scientist or analyst with tech companies, 营销公司, 国防承包商, pharmaceutical 和 cosmetic industries, 联邦和地方政府, academic 和 private research labs, 和 other private industry employers. You also will be well-positioned for entry into a 博士 program in psychology or entry into teaching positions at junior colleges.

The 36 credit-hour program is designed to be completed in as few as 12 months 和 includes the completion of a thesis project with a faculty mentor. The goal of the program is to transform students into highly skilled scientists who are prepared to excel in behavioral science careers.

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Graduate Degrees in 咨询心理学

我们的 硕士 和 博士 programs in counseling psychology offer outst和ing, uniquely feminist 和 multicultural training in 心理科学. As a 硕士 or 博士 student, you will experience personalized attention 和 an intensive clinical emphasis. 我们的 博士 program is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) 和 prepares graduates to become licensed psychologists. For those who choose to pursue careers after graduating from our program, 就业率100%.

Counseling psychology is regarded as the most broad-based specialty within applied psychology, allowing our alumni to secure employment in settings ranging from private practice to university counseling centers, 社区机构, 住院和门诊医院, 退伍军人事务, 成瘾中心, corrections facilities 和 as college/university faculty. 美国.S. Department of Labor has designated 咨询心理学 to be a “Bright Outlook” career, with employment growth projection of 20% or higher both nationally 和 in Texas over the next ten years.

职业前景 for Graduates with a Master's or Doctoral Degree in 咨询心理学

Graduate Degrees in 学校心理学

School psychology is one of the best-kept career secrets in the field. 在 a state 和 national shortage of qualified school psychologists, those graduating with advanced degrees in school psychology are in high dem和. It’s not surprising that, for those who choose to pursue careers after graduating from our program, 就业率为 100%.

除了我们的 学校心理学博士, we are the first public institution in Texas to offer the specialist in school psychology degree, which lies halfway between a master’s 和 博士 degree. 我们的 博士 program is accredited by the American Psychological Association, 和 both our specialist 和 博士 programs are approved by the National Association of School Psychologists. 我们的 students are easily able to earn their school psychology credential or psychology license in all 50 states.

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