Center for Psychological Studies

Clinical Psychology

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
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Doctor of Psychology Program (Psy.D.)

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 2006-2013.

Time to Completion for Students entering the Program with a Bachelor's Degree (if applicable)
Outcome Year in which Degrees were Conferred
2006-
2007
2007-
2008
2008-
2009
2009-
2010
2010-
2011
2011-
2012
2012-
2013
Total
Total number of students with doctoral degree conferred on transcript 47 61 64 73 73 67 60 445
Mean number of years to complete the program 5.17 5 5.11 5.25 5.25 5.24 5.45 5.21
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 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students in 5 years 41 87 52 85 49 77 50 68 41 87 52 85 49 77 50 68
Students in 6 years 3 6 9 15 12 19 15 21 3 6 9 15 12 19 15 21
Students in 7 years 1 2 0 0 1 2 6 8 1 2 0 0 1 2 6 8
Students in more than 7 years 1 2 0 0 2 3 2 3 1 2 0 0 2 3 2 3

 

Program Costs
Description 2013-2014
Tuition for full-time students (in-state) $945 per credit hour
Tuition for full-time students (out-of-state) $945 per credit hour
Tuition per credit hour for part-time students (if applicable) N/A
Student Services Fee $300 per semester (4 credits or more)
$150 per semester (less than 4 credits)
Additional estimated fees or costs to students (e.g. books, travel, etc.) $1160. per semester

 

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 sought or applied for internships* 69 - 64 - 83 - 74 - 81 - 69 - 88 -
Students who obtained internships 68 98 60 94 79 95 68 92 71 88 57 83 77 87
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
*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 obtained internships 68 98 60 94 79 95 68 92 71 88 57 83 77 87
Students who obtained paid internships 68 98 59 93 75 90 62 84 71 88 57 83 77 88
Students who obtained half-time internships* (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

Attrition
Year of First Enrollment
Variable 2006-
2007
2007-
2008
2008-
2009
2009-
2010
2010-
2011
2011-
2012
2012-
2013
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students for whom this is the year of first enrollment (i.e. new students) 91 - 73 - 74 - 84 - 89 - 83 - 84 -
Students whose doctoral degrees were conferred on their transcripts 71 78 10 14 0 0 1 1 3 3 1 1 0 0
Students still enrolled in program 4 4 59 81 68 92 78 93 79 89 76 93 81 96
Students no longer enrolled for any reason other than conferral of doctoral degree 16 18 4 5 6 8 5 6 7 8 6 7 3 4

 

Licensure
Outcome 2002-2003 to 2009-2010
Total number of students with doctoral degrees conferred on transcript in time period 516
Number of students with doctoral degrees conferred on transcripts who became licensed doctoral psychologists in time period 426
Licensure percentage 83%

 

Applicant Data

 

2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Number of Applicants 321 359 362 355 408 359 412 340
Number Accepted for Admission 143 207 136 149 149 143 158 151
Actual Size of Incoming Class 91 73 75 86 89 81 81 85

 

Accepted for Admission
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
GRE – Verbal Mean Score 481 507 482 513 509 508 153
  Median Score 490 510 470 500 510 510 153
GRE – Quantitative Mean Score 553 629 561 593 587 598 149
  Median Score 590 620 550 610 580 600 149
GRE – Advanced Mean Score 4.5 4.3 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.1
  Median Score 4.5 4.5 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0
Mean Undergraduate GPA   3.40 3.44 3.50 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5