Academic Catalog

2019-2020 Edition

Concentration in Psychology in the Healthcare Profession

This concentration in Psychology in the Healthcare Profession allows students to specialize in the aspect of the healthcare industry concerned with how people react and cope with illness, as well as how people make decisions around health and wellness. The concentration brings together biology, psychology, and behavioral and social factors to determine how they influence patients and providers in healthcare professions.

Prerequisite

Requirement Title Credits
APSY 105Introduction to Psychology3

Requirements

Requirement Title Credits
APSY 285Abnormal Psychology3
APSY 350Social Psychology3
APSY 425Crisis Counseling and Intervention3
APSY 435Gender Issues in Psychology3
APSY 470Positive Psychology3
Total Credits15

The Psychology in the Healthcare Professions concentration cannot be paired with the Applied Pastoral Counseling or Human Services concentrations.