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Master's Programs in Psychology Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Science Capella University

  • Minneapolis, MN
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 76%24%
    student ratio
  • Not Reported
    total students
  • $11,880 | $11,880
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
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    fall application deadline
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    acceptance rate
  • 11 Degrees
    degrees offered

Overview

An Advanced Psychology Degree From Capella University Can Help Students Develop The Skills To Support Others -- and Expand Their Own Career Opportunities

Capella University's outcome-based curriculum is designed to give students the skills to meet changing needs in the field of psychology while advancing their careers and personal development. Capella offers a B.S. in Psychology and a broad portfolio of graduate-level psychology specializations:

- Counseling Psychology

- General Psychology

- Addiction Psychology

- Child and Adolescent Development

- Clinical Psychology

- Sport Psychology

- Educational Psychology

- School Psychology

- Industrial/Organizational Psychology

- Leadership Coaching Psychology

- Organizational Leader Development

- Evaluation, Research and Measurement

Master's Psychology Degrees (M.S.)

Capella's online MS in Psychology teaches students to apply theoretical and research knowledge to the practice of psychology. Courses are taught by faculty members who are also seasoned professionals in the field. Some specializations require in-person residency and field training experiences, providing opportunities for students to apply what they have learned. Students can choose from specializations in "Applied Behavior Analysis;" "Child and Adolescent Development;" "Clinical Psychology;" "Counseling Psychology;" "Educational Psychology;" "Evaluation, Research, and Measurement;" "General Psychology;" "Industrial/Organizational Psychology;" "Leadership Coaching Psychology;" "School Psychology;" and "Sport Psychology."

Doctoral Psychology Degrees (Ph.D., Psy.D.)

Taught by experienced scholar-practitioners, Capella's Ph.D. in Psychology degree program offers advanced academic preparation focused on research and scholarship in your chosen branch of psychology. Students will gain a deep knowledge of psychological principles that apply to areas such as teaching, administration, research, consultation, coaching, management, and leadership. Students can choose from specializations in "Educational Psychology," "Addiction Psychology," "General Psychology," and "Industrial/Organizational Psychology."

Capella's Psy.D. program, with a specialization in "Clinical Psychology," provides comprehensive clinical training in the field of psychology, including psychopathology, psychological testing, and psychotherapy. This is a rigorous program that requires online course work, residencies, and field training experiences, culminating in a dissertation project.

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For those who want to deepen their understanding of human behavior, develop advanced skills, and expand their career opportunities, Capella's graduate programs in psychology are a powerful avenue for growth.

About Capella University

Capella is an accredited university, a vibrant community of learners, and a faculty of committed and engaging instructors. Through its online campus and course rooms, Capella provides exceptional higher education to adult learners throughout the United States and across the globe.

Dr. Harold Abel and Stephen Shank founded Capella University in 1993. Since that time, it has been Capella's mission to extend access to high quality doctoral, master's, bachelor's, and certificate programs for adults who seek to maximize their personal and professional potential. The online, competency-based programs deliver core skills that are immediately applicable and professionally relevant.

Capella University's competency-based curriculum is built with input from employers and alignment to industry association standards. Capella delivers the instructions to help students develop the skills needed to succeed in their fields. This unique approach delivers learning outcomes that lead to superior career outcomes.

Online learning is flexible -- students can work on their courses at times and places that fit their lives -- but they should expect to be engaged, inspired, and challenged. At Capella, students will use the online campus and their courserooms to connect and engage with course materials, their classmates, instructors, and more.

Capella is owned by the publicly traded Capella Education Company, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

Why Choose Capella -- Quality. Flexibility. Community.

Capella's students discover a fresh and compelling take on higher learning. Capella University's mission is to extend access to high quality doctoral, bachelor's, master's, and certificate programs to adults who seek to maximize their personal and professional potential. Capella does this with flexible, online degree programs that are regionally and professionally accredited, challenging to its students, and highly relevant to employers.

Accredited. Recognized. Respected.

Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), www.ncahlc.org. Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), http://www.capella.edu . For additional information: http://www.capella.edu/footer/legal.aspx.

Clear Guidance On Funding Your Education

Capella participates in several federal financial aid programs including the Federal Pell Grant Program and Federal Stafford Loan Program. Capella is also eligible to certify Veterans Educational Benefits and can provide information on other non-federal loan programs.

Capella-funded scholarships are also available in select disciplines, such as the Robert C. Ford Human Services Scholarship and the Helene Krivosha Scholarship for education students. There are also external scholarships offered specifically to Capella students, such as the Go the Distance Scholarship.

To discuss financial aid options, interested individuals should please contact one of the enrollment counselors at 1.888.227.3552.


Location & Contact

Master's Programs in Psychology

Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Science
Capella University

225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55402
United States

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Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Applied Behavior Analysis Master of Science (MS)
    • Clinical Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • Counseling Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • Educational Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • Evaluation, Research, And Measurement Master of Science (MS)
    • General Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • General Advanced Studies In Human Behavior Master of Science (MS)
    • Industrial/Organizational Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • Leadership Coaching Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • School Psychology Master of Science (MS)
    • Sport Psychology Master of Science (MS)
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Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$11,880
    • Out-of-state tuition *$11,880
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Faculty

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    • Female Percentage-2147483548%
    • Male Percentage-2147483648%

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