University of the Sciences

Office of Admissions

Health Psychology

Address:

600 South 43rd Street, Box 98

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

Phone:

215-596-8810

Fax:

215-596-8821

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Health Psychology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Through a combination of coursework and supervised practicum experiences, students acquire a thorough background in psychological theory of mental and physical health, research methods, legal and ethical issues, psychological assessment, neuropsychological assessment, behavior therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy, psycho pharmacology, FDA new drug regulations, the psychological and social bases of physical illness, and appropriate professional behavior in the field of clinical health psychology. Courses emphasize current issues and state-of-the-art research.

Accreditation:

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International Student Requirements:

TOEFL & WES course-by-course evaluation

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other separate health profession school

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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