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Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology

Offered: Santa Ana Campus Apply

Mission: The Master of Science in Clinical Psychology program equips its students to serve with excellence as Christian mental health professionals by providing the highest quality of rigorous academic training, guided professional development, and integrative faith-based learning in a collaborative and supportive environment.

Program Information

Our degree prepares students for licensure as Marriage and Family Therapists and/or Professional Clinical Counselors within the state of California.

  • Classes are offered in the late afternoon and evening.
  • Variety of schedule options that include full-time, part-time, as well as evening-only tracks.
  • Mentoring and individual attention from faculty and staff.
  • Environment that facilitates development of a cohesive and supportive community.


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LEARN ABOUT THE 3-year, evening only track

Admissions Information

The Master of Science in Clinical Psychology is accepting applications for Spring and Fall 2020 admissions.

  • The Priority Deadline for Spring 2020 is October 1 and for Fall 2020 is March 1 (to secure an early interview and for your best chance at acceptance).
  • Applications completed after the Priority Deadline are considered on a space available basis.


Note: The 3-year, evening only option is available on a limited, first come first served basis (based on completed application date), so APPLY NOW if you would like this option.

Alumni and Colleague Resources

We offer a variety of support and resources to our alumni and professional partners such as practicum sites, supervisors, therapists, etc.

Quick Facts


2-4 years

Fall and Spring

Our degree meets the
education requirements
for licensure as an MFT
and/or PCC in the state of

Spring: October 1
Fall: March 1


*Tuition is based on the 2019/20 academic year and is subject to change.


West Coast Science
Western Association of Schools & Colleges

A Sampling of Graduate Clinical Psychology Courses

PSYG 601

Clinical Foundations

Clinical Foundations

Clinical and theoretical foundations of the field of clinical psychology are presented with an emphasis on Client-Centered therapy and the development of beginning level skills. Course includes supervised experience which will be used in assessing eligibility for trainee status.

PSYG 605

Family Psychotherapy

Family Psychotherapy

Examination of the intervention techniques, evidence based practices, and major theories of Marriage and Family Therapy. Application of each theory is evaluated for cultural appropriateness, legal and ethical considerations, working with the severely mentally ill and their families, and use within community mental health services.

PSYG 615

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

The clinical application of theory, assessment and treatment for children and adolescents is examined. Legal and ethical concerns, therapeutic interventions, diversity, socio-economic factors and development are addressed.

PSYG 617

Cognitive-Behavioral Theory and Treatment

Cognitive-Behavioral Theory and Treatment

A study of the theories and processes of therapy based on the cognitive-behavioral modality. Focus is placed on how belief systems interface with behavior and emotion. Application is made in relation to theoretical diagnosis, assessment and treatment of individuals, particularly with anxiety based or related conditions.

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Meet Our Faculty & Staff

Jennifer Fee Psy. D.

Interim Director, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology

Jeannie Colvin M.S., MFT

Director of Clinical Training, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology

Michelle Bobich

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology

Lisa Hann M.S.

Assistant Director

Jerre White Psy. D.

Professor Emeritus of Clinical Psychology

3000 W MacArthur Blvd, Suite 100
Santa Ana, CA 92704