Administration and Leadership

Prepare yourself as a leader and administrator in the field of human development. You will learn theories and research regarding developmental psychology while gaining knowledge and skills in the areas of organizational behavior, leadership development, and consulting that you can apply in professional fields related to human development. If you want a higher degree to advance your current career in health services, social work, or any human services-related area, this may be the right specialization for you.

Completion Requirements

  • 48 total quarter credits
    • Core courses (33 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum credits to complete the program. The number of credits and the time to completion for the program may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

Quarter Course Code Course Credits
Quarter 1 Course Code DPSY 6002 Course Foundations for Graduate Study in Psychology Credits (3 cr.)
Quarter 1 Course Code DPSY 6111 Course Themes and Theories of Developmental Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code DPSY 6215 Course Lifespan Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code DPSY 6218 Course Gender and Human Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code DPSY 6121 Course Development in the Digital Age Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code RSCH 6100Y Course Research Theory, Design, and Methods Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code DPSY 6480 Course Organizational Behavior Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code DPSY 6755 Course Leadership and Leader Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code DPSY 6214 Course Consulting for Organizational Change Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code DPSY 6393 Course Capstone Credits (5 cr.)
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