The Department of Psychology and Counseling offers a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a core of 25 credit hours and 18 credit hours are selected by the student from a list of upper level electives. The CACREP accredited program offers a 60-hour Master of Science in Counseling with three emphases: Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Addiction Counseling, and School Counseling.
The Master of Science in Counseling Psychology program at Northeastern is committed to the development of competent Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHC) through the disciplinary studies and contemporary professional practice of counseling psychology.
Counseling Psychology The PhD in Counseling Psychology program at Northeastern is designed to train the next generation of mental health professionals. Doctoral level counseling psychologists conduct research, teach at the university level, supervise students and professionals, consult with community agencies, and provide clinical services to people across the developmental lifespan.
Co-op is a cornerstone program for Northeastern University, and the psychology department is home to a variety of co-op opportunities for students.
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Degrees and Programs offered in the Department of Psychology and Counseling. Undergraduate. Psychology, B.S. Psychology Minor.
Northeastern University’s Doctor of Philosophy in School Psychology program is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) and the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP). The program is designed to prepare the next generation of leaders in school psychology.
The Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) in Counseling Psychology is for students with a highly related master’s degree seeking to enhance their professional skills. This program does not meet licensure requirements in Massachusetts. It is a 30-semester-hour course of study.
The Master of Science in Counseling Psychology (MSCP) program at Northeastern is committed to the development of competent Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHC) through the disciplinary studies and contemporary professional practice of counseling psychology.
All Ph.D. students in the Psychology Department receive full funding (tuition and stipend) for five academic years (including four summers). Many graduate students also receive outside funding through NSF fellowships and other awards. Students work closely with faculty in the Psychology Department in class work and in the laboratory.
Northeastern offers 33 doctoral programs—in emerging fields within the sciences, humanities, social sciences, and engineering. STEM Programs Earn a graduate degree or certificate in science, technology, engineering, and math—fields that offer salaries an average 26 percent higher than other professions.
Clinical Psychology PhD Program Founded on a scientist-practitioner model, the overall goal of the Clinical Psychology PhD Program is to graduate academic psychologists who are competent, ethical and productive in the science and practice of clinical psychology.
Northeastern's tradition of global engagement distinguishes undergraduate and graduate education alike. The university empowers undergraduates to chart their own academic path, combining experiential learning opportunities on seven continents with more than 150 undergraduate majors and concentrations, including interdisciplinary majors and major-minor combinations.
Health Psychology Minor Program Overview The health psychology minor is for undergraduate students from any major in any college at the university who wish to expand and to apply their understanding in key concepts of behavioral science, and how they inform and intersect with public health and wellbeing.Through electives, students will also have the opportunity to develop their counseling skills and pursue other areas of specialized interest. Graduates will be prepared to enter careers in industry and human services, as well as to pursue graduate work in psychology or social work.The Digital Repository Service is a secure repository system, designed to store and share scholarly, administrative, and archival materials from the Northeastern University community. The DRS was developed by the Northeastern University Library as a tool for University faculty and staff to protect the valuable information and data that has been created as part of the University’s research.