Graduate Program in Developmental Psychology

Program of Study

A recommended program of study for students interested in developmental psychology includes the following courses:

  • PSYC 665, Behavioral Development
  • PSYC 675, Language Development
  • PSYC 676, Social-Personality Development
  • PSYC 677, Development of Perception and Learning
  • PSYC 678, Development of Cognition and Memory

Students are encouraged to pursue secondary interests in psychology beyond the aforementioned set of courses through the selection of electives, both within and outside the department. Courses in statistics, computer methods, and advanced seminars in other areas of psychology are available for the pursuit of such individual interests.