M.A. Program Requirements

Co-Concentration in Applied Cognitive Psychology & Evaluation (48 units)

Cognitive Psychology Core Courses (12 units)

Psych 260: Perception & Cognition (4 units)
Psych 325: Psychology of Thinking (4 units)
Psych 328a: Memory (4 units) or Psych 282: Language, Memory, and Brain (4 units)

Cognitive Psychology & Related Electives (12 units)

Students are required to take an additional 12 units of Cognitive Psychology or related coursework, following an approved plan of study.  To see a list of other courses which are typically offered in the Division of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, click on the link.  Students are often encouraged to take elective courses in the School of Educational Studies, the Drucker-Ito School of Management, the Division of Politics and Economics, the School of Information Systems and Technology, the School of Arts and Humanities, the School of Mathematical Sciences, or the School of Religion.

Applied Research & Evaluation Methodology (24 units)

Psych 302a: Research Methods (4 units)
Psych 308a: Intermediate Statistics (2 units)
Psych 308b: Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) (2 units)
Psych 308c: Applied Multiple Regression (2 units)
Psych 308d: Categorical Data Analysis (2 units)
Psych 315b: Foundations of Evaluation (2 units)
Psych 315z: Comparative Evaluation Theory (4 units)
Psych 354b: Evaluation Procedures (4 units)
Evaluation Elective course (2 units)