This program was designed to give the student a sound base in traditional Western Psychology and Integrative Transpersonal Psychology. The student will have the opportunity to explore a particular emphasis drawing from the University¹s Transpersonal Psychology curriculum.
A Bachelor of Arts in addition to specific prerequisite courses which must be completed in the first year of study.
The Master of Arts degree requires the completion of 90 quarter units at the graduate level. The student will develop an individualized program of study by completing the core Psychology requirements (55 units), the core Transpersonal requirements (25 units) and selecting (5) additional elective graduate units from the SDUIS combined curricula. Students are required to write a Master’s Thesis/Project (5 units), in addition to completing 50 hours of personal counseling with licensed professionals. Successful performance on MA Comprehensive Exam is also required.
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