Master of Art in General and Experimental Psychology
Goal 1. Advanced Knowledge
1.1 Students completing the MA in Psychology program will understand the major theoretical perspectives and research methods across areas of experimental psychology, i.e., Developmental, Social, Cognitive, and Physiological.
Goal 2. Research Methods & Scholarship
Students completing the MA in Psychology program are required to complete a thesis. The thesis will demonstrate
2.1 creative problem-solving in the design, implementation of empirical research.
2.2 demonstrate project management skills in the implementation of empirical research.
2.3 demonstrate advanced competency in the statistical analysis and interpretation of empirical research findings.
2.4 be able to communicate (oral and written) their research findings at a professional level
Goal 3. Career Enhancement
3.1 Students completing the MA in Psychology program will achieve career enhancement through placement in a doctoral program or acceptance of a position requiring a master's in psychology in the public or private sector.
Assessment of Student Learning
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