Reasons for studying this degree program
- This program offers a broad and enriching overview of the proposals made by different disciplines as well as psychological theories, in order to create dialogue and find ways to relate them, thus achieving a better understanding and orientation of clients in their situation.
- A methodology for work and learning processes centered on the development of specific skills for conducting psychotherapeutic work, and on continuous and systemic learning from professional practice and experience.
- The study program integrated knowledge from philosophy, sociology, anthropology, literature, psychology and psychoanalysis.
- The program faculty is known for their experience and innovative contributions to the field.
ITESO offers a variety of specializations, master's degrees and PhDs that will help you be a better professional and interact with outstanding members of the academy, civil organizations, the government, and the private sector. We have more researchers listed on the National System of Researchers than any other private university in western Mexico, and many of our graduate programs are recognized by the National Registry of Quality Graduate Programs.
ITESO graduate programs give you access networks of knowledge in which researchers, experts and students work together on academic, professional, social, cultural and economic projects. By studying at ITESO, you will get a closer look to the work of renowned academics who put human values at the center of their work; they are interested in making relevant contributions to knowledge and offering viable solutions to specific problems. For these reasons, ITESO is recognized as the most important private university in western Mexico.
Our professors are experts in their fields; they lead projects in collaboration with other academics, from both ITESO and other universities; they actively participate in collaboration and research projects, and are committed to the values and foundations of our educational project.
In addition, our university belongs to the Jesuit University System, a group of universities that has the most programs listed on the National Registry of Quality Graduate Programs (PNPC, in its initials in Spanish) of the National Science and Technology Council (CONACYT, in its initials in Spanish) in the private education sector.