Through internships and independent study, students not only apply the theory they've learned in the classroom but they also gain practical experience that is invaluable for their future careers.

For independent studies, use the Psychology Department Independent Study form.  Psychology department requires you to submit this form prior to the first day of classes during the semester when the independent study will take place. 

For internships, use the Humanities & Sciences Internship Form.

Deadlines for Submission:  
The deadline for submission of the Independent Study and Internship Learning contracts form is prior to the first day of classes during the semester. The expectation is that all independent studies and internships are approved no later than the first day of the Add/Drop period. Internship Learning contracts are submitted through the link noted above. Submit completed Independent Study Learning contracts to Maria Russell;

The Psychology Department Independent Study and Internship course numbers are:
PSYC 35100 - Independent Supervised Study (may be taken more than once; 1-5 cr.)

PSYC 35200 - Independent Supervised Research (may be taken more than once; 1-5 cr.)

PSYC 45000 - Internship in Psychology. (up to 12 cr.; Junior standing)   

PSYC 45100 - Advanced Independent Supervised Study (including honors studies (generally following PSYC 35100; 1-5 cr.)

PSYC 45200 - Advanced Independent Supervised Research (including honors studies (generally following PSYC 35200; 1-5 cr.)