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2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Published Catalog]

Community Psychology (Graduate Diploma)

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International Counseling and Community Psychology (ICCP)

The ICCP program will place its graduates at the forefront of advancing global trends towards multi-cultural and systemic psychological practice that promotes culturally relevant family and community intervention in Egypt and the region. Graduates will be the first practitioners trained in Egypt and the region to provide a multilayered range of family and community intervention to assist people struggling with issues affecting mental health, including mental illness and psychosocial issues.

Graduate Diploma in Community Psychology


A Diploma offers students who desire practitioner training within one year an essential opportunity for higher education.



The applicant should have a minimum of 3.0 GPA in undergraduate studies; if the student has an MA in a related field already, a 3.0 GPA will also be expected at that level. The applicant should have completed a minimum of 15 credits in psychology or related social/behavioral sciences, or an advanced degree related to community research/ intervention. Previous coursework or work experience in statistics and research methods is expected. The applicant should have minimum 2 years relevant work experience.

Language Requirement

The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in the English language in accordance with the AUC standards.


Courses (28 credit hours)

Course work for the Graduate Diploma requires the completion of 28 credits as follows:

3. Elective

3 credits Required / 1 course

5. Internship/Final Project

1 credit Required:

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