Mar 04, 2024  
Academic Catalog 2023-2024 
    
Academic Catalog 2023-2024

School of Psychology



The School of Psychology pioneered a distance education model comprised of blended and distributed learning that has served adult professionals for over thirty years. By creating flexible opportunities for individuals with career, family, and community responsibilities to achieve their advanced educational goals, Fielding’s community of scholar-practitioners helps define the future of psychology at every level-from theory to practice and research.

 

Doctoral Degrees


  • Our PhD in Infant & Early Childhood Development  (IECD) is a multidisciplinary doctoral program in mental health and developmental disorders such as autism spectrum, sensory integration, ADHD, and mood disorder. PhD IECD students can declare an optional doctoral concentration in:
    • Developmental, Individual Differences, Relationships (DIR®) 
    • Reflective Practice & Supervision
  • The Clinical Psychology doctorate  is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) and is the only distributed learning program accredited by the APA. Our unique distributed learning model blends the best of in-person learning opportunities with digital formats and serves adults, many of whom who have trained or worked in the mental health field. A pathway master’s degree is conferred along the way to the PhD and students can choose from five optional concentrations:
    • Forensic Psychology
    • Health Psychology
    • Neuropsychology
    • Social Justice & Diversity
  • doctoral degree in Psychology  affords students the opportunity to become experts in psychology by conducting psychology research at the doctoral level, learning the breadth of psychological knowledge, and concentrating on a specific area within psychology (e.g., teaching psychology). 
  • The PhD in Psychology with an emphasis in Media & Technology  was the first of its kind in a School of Psychology. The program focuses on understanding the relationships between media and behavior and offers optional concentrations in:
    • Positive Psychology & Media
    • Psychology & Audience Engagement
    • Social Media Research

Master’s Degrees


 

Certificate Options



 

Clinical Psychology Program

Programs

Doctoral

Certificate

Infant & Early Childhood Development Program

Programs

Doctoral

Master’s

Media Psychology Program

Programs

Doctoral

Master’s

Certificate

Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Program

Programs

Certificate

Psychology, General

Programs

Doctoral