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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.
Our program offers additional benefits you might be interested in.
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.
Online education isn’t one-size-fits-all. We know you’re busy—you
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around. Capella has learning and tuition formats to suit you, however
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
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If your employer or organization is a partner with Capella, you may be eligible for a tuition discount.
If you're an active-duty military service member, spouse, or veteran, discounts may be available.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited schools.
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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For this team, it's more than resumes and interview tips. It's about thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
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Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
master's in clinical psychology, forensic psychology degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.
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