PsyD in Clinical Psychology Program Aim

The PsyD curriculum emphasizes the development of critical thinking and lifelong learning as well as the knowledge and skills necessary for competent, successful, and ethical practice. Students are exposed to a broad, flexible model of practice including new service delivery models, which reflect changing needs and opportunities for clinical psychologists. Graduates are prepared to enter the process of licensure as doctoral-level psychologists. They are employed in a wide variety of clinical and institutional settings in addition to independent and consultative practice.

The PsyD Program aim is: To prepare competent, ethical, and socially responsive practitioner-scholars who are committed to the lifelong learning and collaborative practice of psychology.