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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 42.2710

Title: Developmental and Adolescent Psychology.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the unique stages of psychological growth and development of individuals from adolescence to adulthood. Includes instruction in cognitive and perceptual development, emotional development, personality development, the effects of biological maturation on behavior, theories of cognitive growth and related research methods, testing and assessment methods for different age levels, research on child and adolescent behavior therapy, and the psychology of aging.

Action: New

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
New 42.2710 Developmental and Adolescent Psychology.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Adolescent Development]