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Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology

Offered: On 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.
  • Full and part-time schedules are available as well as evening-only, three or four year tracks.
  • Mentoring and individual attention from faculty and staff.
  • Environment that facilitates development of a cohesive and supportive community.

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New 3-year, evening only track

Admissions Information

The Master of Science in Clinical Psychology is accepting applications for Spring 2019 admissions. The Priority Deadline is October 1 and the Standard Deadline is November 1.

Please start your application and contact us right away.

Note: The Standard Deadline for Fall 2019 admissions is March 1; applications received after that date are considered on a space available basis.

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.

  • Alumni: Letters of Recommendation, Licensing Information and Support, Contact Information, etc.
  • Colleagues: Announcements, Practicum Placement, Supervisor Evaluation of the Program, Contact Information, etc.

Upcoming Event

Graduate & Nursing Information Meeting
September 25, 6:00pm
October 9, 6:00pm

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Quick Facts

TOTAL UNITS
60-65

COST PER UNIT
$750*

LENGTH OF PROGRAM
2-4 years

START TERMS
Fall and Spring

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

PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 1


*Tuition is based on the 2018/2019 academic year and is subject to change.

Accreditations

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.

Meet Our Faculty & Staff

Jerre White

Jerre White

Dr., Professor of Clincal Psychology
Jeannie Colvin

Jeannie Colvin

Ms., Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology
Jacqueline Gattis

Jacqueline Gattis

Ms.
Jennifer Fee

Jennifer Fee

Dr.
Timothy Moyers

Timothy Moyers

Dr.
Lisa Hann

Lisa Hann

Ms.

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