Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology

master’s degree in Clinical Psychology will prepare you as a highly competent Christian mental health professional. You will develop a solid foundation in the clinical practice of 评估 and counseling of children, 青少年和成人. +, take a deep dive into behavioral sciences, theories of counseling and psychotherapy, 认知能力评估, and statistics for the behavioral sciences. 当你毕业时, you will have the ability to integrate and apply sound psychological principles and demonstrate advanced understanding and skill regarding the diagnosis, 评估, prognosis and treatment of mental disorders.

This degree is a 63-hour program focusing on comprehensive mental and behavioral health care for individuals and families, consultation to agencies and communities, 培训, 教育, and research-based practice.


As part of your curriculum, you will have the opportunity to take courses including:

  • Methods and Techniques in Counseling
  • Integrative Issues in the Behavioral Sciences
  • 的ories of Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • 精神药理学
  • Human Growth and Life Span Development
  • Objective Personality Assessment
  • Cognitive Behavior and 的rapy
  • Clinical Psychopathology
  • Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
  • Advanced Psychopathology and Treatment Planning

“I have enjoyed my graduate classes very much! I especially enjoy the professors. 的y are experts in their field who are very passionate about understanding people. 的ir purpose is to equip students in becoming the best clinicians they can become, in order to effectively serve and help others. Learning from them is an honor and inspires me to dream beyond SAGU.”

Veronica Guerrero (current Clinical Psychology Grad Student)


Sign up today for more info and to download the degree plan for this program.


Careers in behavioral sciences

Counselors and psychologists help people recognize their strengths and find resources to cope with problems and adversity. 的re are limitless ways to put your desire to help people to good use:

  • Academic sports psychologist
  • 上瘾的辅导员
  • 成人精神病学家
  • Applied sports psychologist
  • 职业顾问
  • Christian or church counselor
  • 临床心理医生
  • 临床医生
  • Consulting services director
  • Geriatric care specialist
  • 团体之家协调员
  • Industrial/organizational psychologist
  • 领导心理学家
  • 管理顾问
  • Marriage or family counselor
  • 军事心理学家
  • 神经心理学家
  • Occupational psychologist
  • Organizational development consultant
  • 门诊精神病学家
  • 监狱的心理学家
  • Psychiatry child adolescent physician
  • Psychiatry geriatrics physician
  • 精神病学医生
  • 学校辅导员
  • Social behavioral scientist
  • 运动心理学家
  • 老师

的 median annual salary of clinical psychologists is $67,800. 的 salaries of clinical psychologists vary depending on work setting, experience and work location.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Get access to full campus support and resources. 学生 can take advantage of the Career Center for job 培训 and assistance, the Wellness Center for fitness classes and facilities, the Counseling Center and more.


Our class sizes are small. We create an atmosphere where you have 1-on-1 interactions with faculty who invest in your performance and well-being.

可购性 & 价值

SAGU students graduate with 20% less debt on average than other private universities. Our 金融援助 team is your team to help secure grants, scholarships and other financial resources to help ease your mind.

标价vs. 你的成本

选择大学时, it is important to realize the difference between the sticker price and your net costs after scholarships and grants. SAGU offers a net price calculator to help you identify financial opportunities to reduce your college costs.


Everything we do springs from a Christian world view. SAGU creates an environment that strengthens your faith and your mind, integrating faith and learning.


You can be confident that your degree at SAGU is recognized, as SAGU is 认证 by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Southwestern Assemblies of God University is 认证 by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, 学士学位, 大师, 博士学位. Questions about the accreditation of Southwestern Assemblies of God University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, 迪凯特, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (