Clinical Psychology (PsyD) Sacramento Curriculum Plan

Academic Year 1 – Semester 1

  • PSY6051 – Data Analysis, Research Design and Program Evaluation (3 units)
  • PSY6123 – Cultural Diversity Training (1 unit)
  • PSY6501 – Intellectual Assessment (3 units)
  • PSY6520 – Introduction to Psychotherapy (2 units)
  • PSY6523 – Advanced Psychopathology (3 units)
  • PSY6530 – Introduction to Ethical Practice and Law (2 units)

Academic Year 1 – Semester 2

  • PSY6052 – Data Analysis, Research Design and Program Evaluation (3 units)
  • PSY6124 – Cultural Diversity Training (1 to 2 units)
  • PSY6505 – Personality Assessment:¬†Methods (3 units)
  • PSY6450 – Theories of Personality and Psychotherapy (2 units)
  • PSY6510 – Supervision Experience (1 unit)
  • PSY6570 – First Year Clinical Practicum (2 units)
  • Discipline-Specific Knowledge Course (3 units)

Academic Year 1 – Additional Course(s)

  • Elective(s) (2 units)

Academic Year 2 – Semester 1

  • PSY6506 – Personality Assessment:¬†Integration (3 units)
  • PSY7123 – Cultural Diversity Training (1 unit)
  • PSY7571 – Second Year Clinical Practicum (2 units)
  • PSY7911 – PsyD Proposal Development (2 to 3 units)
  • Discipline-Specific Knowledge Course (3 units)
  • Discipline-Specific Knowledge Course (3 units)

Academic Year 2 – Semester 2

  • PSY7572 – Second Year Clinical Practicum (2 units)
  • PSY7912 – PsyD Proposal Development (2 to 3 units)
  • Discipline-Specific Knowledge Course (3 units)
  • Discipline-Specific Knowledge Course (3 units)

Academic Year 2 – Additional Courses

  • Core Therapy Course (3 units)
  • Elective (2 units)

Academic Year 3 – Semester 1

  • PSY8509 – Supervision Seminar (1 to 3 units)
  • PSY8569 – Pragmatic Foundations of Clinical Practice (1 to 2 units)
  • PSY8571 – Third Year Clinical Practicum (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY8913 – PsyD Clinical Dissertation (3 units)

Academic Year 3 – Semester 2

  • PSY7566 – Ethical Foundations of Clinical Practice (2 units)
  • PSY8123 – Cultural Diversity Training (1 unit)
  • PSY8510 – Supervision Seminar (1 to 3 units)
  • PSY8568 – Education, Consultation and Advocacy (2 units)
  • PSY8572 – Third Year Clinical Practicum (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY8914 – PsyD Clinical Dissertation (2 to 3 units)

Academic Year 3 – Additional Courses

  • Core Therapy Course (3 units)
  • Elective (4 units)

Academic Year 4 – Semester 1

  • PSY9531 – Full-Time Pre Doctoral Internship in Clinical Psychology (11 units)

Academic Year 4 – Semester 2

  • PSY9532 – Full-Time Pre Doctoral Internship in Clinical Psychology (11 units)

Academic Year 4 – Semester 3

  • PSY9533 – Full-Time Pre Doctoral Internship in Clinical Psychology (8 units)

For more information on the prerequisites and courses for this program, please refer to the academic catalog.