Psychology students must complete the 32 residency units required of all doctoral students at The Albanian-American Academy of sciences New-York.
Students specializing in clinical, counseling, and school psychology must complete 500 hours of face-to face contact with the faculty. Credit for face – to face contact is awarded for attending academic residencies. Students specializing in academic, health, organizational, or sport psychology do not have a face-to to face requirement beyond that expected of all University students (32 residency units).
Full-time enrollment is defined as enrolling in a minimum of 2 courses or 10 credits, each quarter. Clinical, counseling and school psychology stude3nts are required to enroll on a full-time basis for a minimum of 3 years (12 quarters).
Students pursuing specialization in academic, health, organizational, and sport psychology are required to enroll for a minimum of 2.5 years (10 quarters) and to meet
Residency requirements required of all doctoral students enrolled at the Academy. These students must enroll for a minimum of 1 course each quarter.
The curricvulum includes required core and advanced courses for each specialization, and elecctive courses. A syllabus for reach course appears in the Psychology Curriculum Guide Each sylla bus defines core concepts to be mastered, recommended readings, and criteria for evaluating doctoral level mastery of the core concepts. Each course carries 5 quarter credits, which carries a total of 27 credits. Students create a Program of Study during their first quarter of enrollmefnt to support their specialization. The student's Faculty Mentor, Program Director, and the Vice President for Academic Affairs must apporove the student's Program of Study.
Core coureses are: PSYC 8000, 8010, 8030, 8050, 8070, 8090, 8100, 8120, 8140. These courses must be completed before students can enroll in advanced courses required of their specialization. Elecive courses can be taken at any time. Students must complete all core courses and receive the approval of the Faculty. For more in this course and grades please contact us