Learn methods to analyze research related to clinical
Apply ethical principles related to practice in academics, research,
and practice of clinical psychology.
Evaluate the importance of diversity through mastery of multicultural
understanding in scholarly work.
Apply theory and research findings into standards of practice for the
professional discipline of clinical psychology.
Use scholarly writing and technologies to communicate using the
professional standards of the discipline.
Our competency-based learning model allows you to immediately apply
valuable skills to the work you do every day.
This program’s coursework meets many of the prerequisites for PhD and
PsyD programs, simplifying your path to doctoral study.
All our faculty members hold doctorates and bring years of
experience, as well as the latest theories and practices to students.
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, 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.
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.
Military service members and their spouses could be eligible for a
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
The master’s in clinical psychology, applied research curriculum
focuses on research, theories, measurements, psychopathology, human
development, ethics, and diversity, as well as skills needed for
academic or research practice, or for doctoral-level study.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY6095||Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy|
|PSY6210||Introduction to Psychopathology|
|PSY7310||Biological Basis of Behavior|
|PSY7540||Multicultural Perspective in Human Behavior|
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They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our
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.
Learn how licensure, education methods, and workplaces differ in
clinical vs. non-clinical psychology.
Psychology is more than one-on-one therapy. Explore 10 other career
options for master’s in psychology graduates.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
master’s in clinical psychology, applied research 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.