Analyze research related to clinical and forensic psychology.
Apply ethical principles related to practice in academics, research,
and the practice of forensic psychology.
Master multicultural competencies in scholarly work as it relates to
Apply theory and research findings into the practice of forensic
Communicate through scholarly writing and technologies using the
professional standards of the discipline.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from experienced doctoral
faculty who are actively engaged in their professions.
With our competency-based learning model, you can immediately apply real-world skills to the work you do every day.
The coursework meets many of the prerequisites for PhD and PsyD
programs, helping to set you on a direct path to doctoral study.
Professionally Credible, Professionally Aligned
This program is built on core foundational psychology coursework to ensure professional credibility, and it’s designed for those interested in the legal and corrections systems. The curriculum emphasizes psychology and the law, techniques in forensic practice, and issues in forensic psychology.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
*This is only an estimate, using general program
pricing. Your price may be higher or lower depending on
your specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. The
prices above show what you would pay if you brought in the average
number of transfer credits or the maximum allowed transfer credits.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
Military service members and their spouses could be eligible for a
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Our master's in clinical psychology, forensic psychology curriculum
focuses on competencies in conducting forensic assessments and
research with forensic programs and populations, including
incarcerated and recently released offenders.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY6210||Introduction to Psychopathology|
|PSY7610||Tests and Measurements|
|PSY8340||Psychology and the Law|
|PSY8350||Techniques of Forensic Practice|
|PSY8360||Issues and Trends in Forensic Practice|
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advisors—they know all about the details of your program.
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
A review of the education and preparation necessary for a career in
Psychology is more than one-on-one therapy. Explore 10 other career options for master’s in psychology graduates.
Learn how licensure, education methods, and workplaces differ in
clinical vs. non-clinical psychology.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our master's in clinical psychology, forensic psychology degree.
*These examples are intended to serve as a general guide. Many factors determine what position an individual may attain, and Capella can’t guarantee a graduate will secure any specific job title.