Ohio University

Psychology Graduate Courses & Resources

Required Courses for Experimental Ph.D.

Research Courses

  • ~6120 - Advanced Research Methods
  • ~5710 - First-Year Seminar in Experimental Psychology
  • **6950 - Thesis (1-8/semester; max of 35)
  • 6970 - Preparing Psychology Papers
  • ~6980 - Research Seminar (1/semester; max 4)
  • 791n - Fieldwork in Psychology (1-12/semester; max 24)
  • 7940 - Research (1-4/semester; max 25)
  • 8940 - Research (1-4/semester; max 25)
  • **8950 - Dissertation (1-15/semester; max 35)

~These three must be completed.

**As a reminder, students need to be registered for at least one thesis or dissertation hour in a semester during which they propose, defend, submit to Thesis & Dissertation Services, and graduate. In addition, students can take more than 35 hours of these courses, however, only 35 hours will count toward their degree requirements.

Required Courses for Clinical Ph.D.

Neuropsychology

  • ~PSY 7210 - Neuropsychology
  • ~PSY 7270 - Psychopharmacology
  • Independent research, typically a dissertation topic in neuropsychology
  • First-author Poster or Paper Presentation on a topic in neuropsychology at professional meeting
  • Collaboration with a faculty member on a submitted or published article or chapter or a submitted or funded grant application
  • Two semesters of clinical experience in neuropsychology traineeships
  • An APA-accredited internship in clinical neuropsychology