2017-2018 Walden University Catalog (March 2018) 
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2017-2018 Walden University Catalog (March 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Psychology–PhD in Psychology

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Students will apply knowledge of social psychological theory to conduct research on such important social issues as social cognition, attitudes, interpersonal processes, and group dynamics. Through this specialization, students can expand their understanding of how social factors influence human psychology and behavior and the use of sophisticated research methods to position themselves to teach and conduct research in higher education.

Note on Licensure

The Social Psychology specialization in the PhD in Psychology program is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional.