Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology
Alliant International University

Program Details

A master’s degree in Clinical Psychopharmacology prepares licensed psychologists to prescribe medications safely and effectively in locations where they have legal prescriptive authority. The program combines studies of medication, management, and biopsychosocial treatment.

Professional psychologists and doctors can use this degree to specialize and enhance their career or transfer into a more research-oriented role. Students gain a unique perspective on health care by studying the intersection of medical and psychological knowledge. 

Courses cover topics such as:

  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacology
  • Special populations
  • Physical assessment
  • Pharmacotherapeutics

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Bachelor's degree in psychology or related behavioral science degree