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Applied Research
Master of Science in Clinical Psychology

The MS in Clinical Psychology, Applied Research specialization helps you establish critical expertise to help you pursue advanced career paths in the field of clinical psychology. The coursework fuses theory, research, and practice to help you develop a highly functional skill set for a diverse range of professional settings. Your coursework is led by scholar-practitioners who emphasize real-world application of psychological theories, psychological assessment, psychopathology, research methods, and ethical principles. It can also prepare you for advanced doctoral study in the field of clinical psychology.

Relevant & applicable

Our competency-based learning model allows you to apply new and valuable skills to the work you do every day.

A direct path to your doctorate

This coursework meets many of the prerequisites for PhD and PsyD programs, simplifying your path to doctoral study.

Scholar-practitioner faculty

Learn the latest in academic theory and applied practice from experienced faculty members who are actively engaged in their professions.

Classes start February 7

Use the code WINTER to waive the $50 application fee.

At a Glance

  • Online
  • 5 Core courses
  • 6 Specialization courses

Reduce your tuition by $2,500

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $2.5K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your master’s degree. Eligibility rules and exclusions apply. Connect with us for details.