2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

CPSY 753 Advanced Research Methods in Counseling Psychology

Covers doctoral-level understanding of research methods, particularly techniques used in the field of counseling psychology. Students will learn to critically evaluate relevant literature and research designs. Provides students with the opportunity to initiate their dissertation project. Students complete a thorough literature review suitable as an extended literature review for their dissertation. Students will identify and define a problem worthy of investigation, review and critically evaluate relevant literature, and determine their research questions and/or hypotheses. Prerequisite: CPSY 653 or equivalent; EDPS 642 or equivalent; or permission of the department chairperson. Open only to doctoral students in counseling psychology.