Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.)

College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
Professor and student engaged in research

Degree Options:

  • Psy.D.

Who Would be Interested in This Program?

  • Students interested in doctoral training in Clinical Psychology who wish to practice as clinical psychologists.

What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program?

  • A minimum of five undergraduate courses in psychology:  general psychology, statistics, and experimental psychology are required, as well as two other courses acceptable to the departmental admissions committee.
  • Applicants are required to submit academic transcripts for any undergraduate and graduate work, as well as complete the GRE. 
  • Candidates are encouraged to complete the GRE Psychology Subject Test if Psychology was not their major as an undergraduate.
  • Candidates with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and GRE scores at the 50th percentile or higher will be competitive. 
  • All applicants must submit a Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score.
  • Admission is competitive and limited to available space. Meeting the minimum requirements, therefore, does not guarantee admission.

  • Applications should be received by December 1st.

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