Skip to main content

Request Program Information


Psychology Programs at PCOM 
School of Professional and Applied Psychology

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine offers graduate programs in the fields of clinical psychology, school psychology, counseling and organizational development and leadership taught by an internationally renowned, highly credentialed faculty.

All faculty members in PCOM’s School of Professional and Applied Psychology are teaching faculty who work closely with students to help them achieve their professional goals. Students often have the opportunity to coauthor scholarly papers, books and professional presentations with faculty.

Explore Our Programs

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Online Certificate

PCOM’s Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate program was designed to meet the guidelines established by the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI). This 18-credit program is offered entirely online and fulfills the coursework requirement to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) exam.

Applied Behavior Analysis (MS)

The MS in Applied Behavior Analysis program is designed to provide individuals with comprehensive behavioral assessment, consultation and intervention skills.

Applied Positive Psychology (MS)

The fully online Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) program provides foundational knowledge in the areas of positive psychology, clinical health psychology and health behavior change, with a primary emphasis on positive psychology.

School Psychology (EdS and PsyD)

School psychology degree programs at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine offer students an integrated, competency-based curriculum specific to each program. PCOM offers the following school psychology programs:


Educational Psychology (PhD)

The  Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Educational Psychology program provides advanced training for school psychologists, educators, social workers and other professionals seeking additional skills.

Clinical Psychology (PsyD)

The APA-accredited Clinical PsyD program trains practitioner-scholar psychologists to work in a broad range of clinical settings, with an emphasis on a holistic approach to interdisciplinary care and service to diverse and underserved populations.

Mental Health Counseling (MS)

The Master of Science (MS) in Mental Health Counseling program offers a dynamic curriculum designed to prepare counselors to provide assessment and psychotherapy services in a broad range of mental health settings.

Organizational Leadership (MS and Certificate)

PCOM offers several options to learn and practice organizational leadership:

Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Professional Counseling Certificates

PCOM offers specialization tracks in cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) and professional counseling. These programs provide graduate-level counseling, psychology and organizational leadership courses for those seeking to augment their training or meet credentialing requirements.

Applicants for these programs must have completed a master's degree in psychology, counseling or related discipline.