San Francisco Clinical Psychology (PsyD)

Academic Year 1 – Semester 1

  • PSY6011 – PsyD Psychometrics, Statistics and Research Design (3 units)
  • PSY6121 – Intercultural Awareness Development (1.5 units)
  • PSY6512 – Psychological Assessment I: Cognitive Personality (3 units)
  • PSY6528 – Observation and Interviewing (3 units)
  • PSY6541 – First Year Practicum (1 unit)
  • PSY6543 – Introduction to Professional Psychology (1 unit)

Academic Year 1 – Semester 2

  • PSY6012 – PsyD Psychometrics, Statistics and Research Design (3 units)
  • PSY6122 – Intercultural Awareness Development (1.5 units)
  • PSY6512a – Psychological Assessment II: Personality (3 units)
  • PSY6542 – Practicum I (1 unit)
  • PSY6544 – Introduction to Professional Psychology (1 unit)

Academic Year 1 – Additional Courses

  • PSY6109 – Human Development/Lifespan (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY6523 – Advanced Psychopathology (3 units)
  • PSY7112 – History & Systems of Psychology (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY7504 – Theory and Technique of Clinical Practice (3 units)

Academic Year 1 – Semester 3

  • PSY7521 – Psychological Assessment III: Integration (2 to 3 units)

Academic Year 2 – Semester 1

  • PSY7003 – PsyD Research Proposal Design (3 units)
  • PSY7505 – Clinical and Ethical Issues (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY7527 – PsyD Practicum II (2 units)

Academic Year 2 – Semester 2

  • PSY7004 – PsyD Research Proposal Design (3 units)
  • PSY7506 – Clinical and Ethical Issues (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY7528 – PsyD Practicum II (2 units)

Academic Year 2 – Additional Courses

  • PSY7502 – Sociocultural Diversity (3 units)
  • PSY7504 – Theory and Technique of Clinical Practice (3 units)

Academic Year 1 and 2 – Additional Courses

  • PSY6101 – Cognitive & Affective Bases of Behavior (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY6107 – Biological Aspects of Behavior (2 units)
  • PSY6112 – Social Basis of Behavior (2 to 3 units)

Academic Year 3 – Semester 1

  • PSY8531 – Advanced Clinical Seminar (3 units)
  • PSY8537 – PsyD Practicum III (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY8561-PSY8566 – Supervision (Choice of topics) (2 units)
  • PSY8913 – PsyD Clinical Dissertation (3 units)

Academic Year 3 – Semester 2

  • PSY8532 – Advanced Clinical Seminar (3 units)
  • PSY8538 – PsyD Practicum III (2 to 3 units)
  • PSY8914 – PsyD Clinical Dissertation (2 to 3 units)

Academic Year 3 – Additional Courses

  • PSY8553-8559 Advanced Clinical Skills (Choice of topics) (1-3 units) – total of 6 units required
  • PSY8561-PSY8566 – Consultation (Choice of topics) (2 units)

Academic Year 4 – Semester 1

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

Academic Year 4 – Semester 2

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

Academic Year 4 – Semester 3

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

Additional Coursework – Electives

  • Elective (2 units)

Half Time Internship Option

  • PSY9561 – Half-Time Predoctoral Internship (5 units)
  • PSY9562 – Half-Time Predoctoral Internship (5 units)
  • PSY9563 – Half-Time Predoctoral Internship (5 units)
  • PSY9564 – Half-Time Predoctoral Internship (5 units)
  • PSY9565 – Half-Time Predoctoral Internship (5 units)
  • PSY9566 – Half-Time Predoctoral Internship (5 units)

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