Psychologists attempt to understand the role of mental functions in individual and Social Behaviour while also exploring the underlying Physiological and Neurological processes.
Many of the courses offered within the Psychology department predominantly discuss the use of Neuroscience or Statistical methods to elucidate Psychological processes.
According to AMCAS, Neuroscience courses (a subset of Biology) and Statistics courses (a subset of Math) should be included within the BCPM GPA, and it is the belief of the Psychology faculty that, in accordance with the guidelines outlined by AMCAS, the courses listed below should be reported in your “BCPM” GPA when applying through AMCAS.
Students can also choose to specialize in specific types of therapies or populations, such as children or athletes.
Common Psy D degrees are in school psychology, child psychology, health psychology, and counseling psychology.