Degree Program Overview

The MA in Clinical Psychology program is designed to produce Masters-level practitioners who are qualified to sit for licensure as Psychological Associates (LPA) by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists. The program provides 450 hours of supervised practicum experience and equips students with applied skills in psychometrics and professional intervention. With additional coursework and work experience, graduates may also be eligible to sit for licensure as Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC) in Texas.

The Clinical Track has two plans:

  • Plan I – 45 hours of coursework and a Master’s thesis
  • Plan II – a non-thesis option that involves 48 hours of study.

Program Breakdown

Brief breakdown of the type, or types, of degree available, their length, available enrollment, and estimated cost.
Category Degree Summary
Catalog Entry Master of Arts (MA)
Length 45-48 Credit Hours
Enrollment Fall
Costs Rates Per Semester
Admission Requirements Application Materials

Application Deadlines

Additional applications will be considered after this date until the entire cohort is finalized.

  • Fall: February 15

Please note that application deadlines will occasionally change. Please contact your academic advisor (listed in the contact section) for confirmation on application deadlines.

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