Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology
University of Houston-Victoria

Program Details

The online Forensic Psychology master’s degree from the University of Houston-Victoria prepares students to become licensed mental health workers in the field of forensics

The program consists of three parts: core classes, Forensic Psychology concentration requirements, and practicum requirements. Students will be able to apply academic learning to real-world situations through an in-person practicum. Practicum sites often ask students to remain as employees after graduation.

Courses cover a wide range of psychological subjects including:

  • Multicultural psychology
  • Ethics and practice of psychology
  • Personality assessment
  • Addictions counseling
  • Crisis counseling
  • Psychopathology

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Houston-Victoria is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Some campus visits are required.