Center for Psychological Studies

Doctor of Psychology Program (Psy.D.)

The Psy.D. Program in Clinical Psychology is accredited by the Commission on accreditation of the American Psychological Association. Questions related to the program's accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE
Washington, D.C. 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979
Email
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Student Admissions, Outcomes, and Other Data for Doctor of Psychology Program

In keeping with the center's philosophy of full disclosure, below is a summary of performance and outcome data between 2007-2014.

Time to Completion for all students entering the program
Outcome Year in which Degrees were Conferred
2007-
2008
2008-
2009
2009-
2010
2010-
2011
2011-
2012
2012-
2013
2013-
2014
Total
Total number of students with doctoral degree conferred on transcript 61 64 73 73 67 60 75 473
Mean number of years to complete the program 5 5.11 5.25 5.25 5.24 5.45 5.21 5.24
Median number of years to complete the program 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Time to Degree Ranges N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students in less than 5 years 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 0.42
Students in 5 years 52 85 49 77 50 68 41 87 52 85 49 77 56 75 349 74
Students in 6 years 9 15 12 19 15 21 3 6 9 15 12 19 14 19 74 16
Students in 7 years 0 0 1 2 6 8 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 3 11 3
Students in more than 7 years 0 0 2 3 2 3 1 2 0 0 2 3 2 3 9 2

Program Admissions Policy

Program Costs
Description 2014-2015 1st year
Cohort Cost
Tuition for full-time students (in-state) $970
Tuition for full-time students (out-of-state) $970
Tuition per credit hour for part-time students (if applicable enter amount; if not applicable enter "NA") N/A
University/institution fees or costs $1155
Additional estimated fees or costs to students (e.g. books, travel, etc.) $1160
Internship Placement - Table 1
Outcome  Year Applied for Internship
2007-
2008
2008-
2009
2009-
2010
2010-
2011
2011-
2012
2012-
2013
2013-
2014
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who obtained APA/CPA-accredited internships 54 78 38 59 49 59 40 55 43 53 29 42 39 44
Students who obtained APPIC member internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 14 20 22 34 30 36 28 37 28 35 28 41 38 43
Students who obtained other membership organization internships (e.g. CAPIC) that were not  APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained internships conforming to CDSPP guidelines that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained other internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained any internship 68 98 60 94 79 95 68 92 71 88 57 83 77 87
Students who sought or applied for internships including those who withdrew from the application process 69 - 64 - 83 - 74 - 81 - 69 - 88 -
*This includes students that withdrew from the internship application process
Internship Placement - Table 2
 Outcome Year Applied for Internship
2007-
2008
2008-
2009
2009-
2010
2010-
2011
2011-
2012
2012-
2013
2013-
2014
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who sought or applied for internships including those who withdrew from the application process 69 - 64 - 83 - 74 - 81 - 69 - 88 -
Students who obtained paid internships 68 98 59 93 75 90 62 84 71 88 57 83 77 87
Students who obtained half-time internships* (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Attrition
Variable Year of First Enrollment
2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students for whom this is the year of first enrollment (i.e. new students) 75 - 73 - 84 - 88 - 84 - 81 - 85 -
Students whose doctoral degrees were conferred on their transcripts 66 88 64 88 56 67 0 0 0 0 1 1.25 0 0
Students still enrolled in program 7 9.4 5 7 23 27 78 89 78 93 76 94 83 98
Students no longer enrolled for any reason other than conferral of doctoral degree 2 2.6 4 5 5 6 10 11 6 7 4 5 2 2
Licensure
Outcome 2004-2012
The total number of program graduates (doctoral degrees conferred on transcript) between 2 and 10 years ago 586
The number of these graduates (between 2 and 10 years ago) who became licensed psychologists 466
Licensure percentage 80
Accepted for Admission
    2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
GRE – Verbal Mean Score 507 482 513 509 508 153 154
Median Score 510 470 500 510 510 153 155
GRE – Quantitative Mean Score 629 561 593 587 598 149 155
Median Score 620 550 610 580 600 149 152
GRE – Advanced Mean Score 4.3 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.2
Median Score 4.5 4.1 4 4 4 4 4
Mean Undergraduate GPA 3.44 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.5
Applicant Data
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Number of Applicants 359 362 355 408 359 412 340 377
Number Accepted for Admission 207 136 149 149 143 158 151 169
Actual Size of Incoming Class 75 73 84 88 84 81 85 87