School of Psychology & Counseling

Student Admissions, Outcomes, and Other Data -
Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.)

The Psy.D. program at Regent University is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). The Commission on Accreditation (CoA) can be reached at:

American Psychological Association
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
750 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242

Telephone: 202.336.5979
Email: apaaccred@apa.org

Time to Completion Program Stats

How long can I expect it to take to complete my Psy.D. degree at Regent?

For students entering with a bachelor’s degree, the program is designed to be completed in five years with students attending on a full-time basis. Here is how our students have been doing in achieving that goal over the last seven years:


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 18 21 22 23 17 10 18 129
Mean number of years to complete the program 5.55 5.48 5.45 5.69 5.76 5.8 5.8 5.63
Median number of years to complete the program 5.5 5 5 5 5 5 6 5
Time to Degree Ranges N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students in less than 5 years 1 5 0 0 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .5 4 3
Students in 5 years 11 61 16 76 15 68 14 61 11 65 7 70 4 22 78 60
Students in 6 years 4 22 4 19 2 9 7 30 3 18 2 20 8 44 30 23
Students in 7 years 0 0 0 0 3 14 0 0 2 12 0 0 5 28 10 8
Students in more than 7 years 2 11 1 5 0 0 2 9 1 6 1 10 0 0 7 5

More information on admissions at: http://www.regent.edu/acad/schcou/admissions/adm_psy.htm


Program Costs

How much can I expect the program to cost me during the 2014-2015 academic year?

Description 2014-2015 1st year Cohort Cost
Tuition for full-time students (in-state) $26,860
Tuition for full-time students (out-of-state) $26,860
Tuition per credit hour for part-time students (if applicable) $790
University/institution fees or costs $690
Additional estimated fees or costs to students (e.g. books, travel, etc.) $2,000
 
Regent University Scholarships Range School-based Scholarships and Endowed Scholarships Range minimum $2000 –
Maximum- full cost of tuition

Internship Program Stats

How successful are Regent Psy.D. students in obtaining internships?

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* 24 - 28 - 28 - 21 - 26 - 21 - 22 -
Students who obtained internships 21 88 23 82 23 82 18 86 17 65 17 81 22 100
Students who obtained APA/CPA-accredited internships 19 79 18 64 13 46 13 62 9 35 9 43 17 77
Students who obtained APPIC member internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited 2 8 5 18 8 29 5 24 6 23 6 29 4 18
Students who obtained other membership organization internships (e.g. CAPIC) that were not APA/CPA-accredited 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 0 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 2 8 2 10 1 4
Students who obtained other internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

*This includes students that withdrew from the internship application process prior to match day

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 21 88 23 82 23 82 18 86 17 65 17 81 22 100
Students who obtained paid internships 21 88 23 82 23 82 18 86 16 62 17 81 22 100
Students who obtained half-time internships* 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

*Should only include students that applied for internship and are included in the number that "sought or applied for internship" from "Internship Placement - Table 1" for each year.


Attrition Program Stats

How likely is it for a student admitted to the Regent Psy.D. program to successfully complete it?

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) 18 - 22 - 17 - 24 - 23 - 16 - 17 -
Students whose doctoral degrees were conferred on their transcripts 17 94 18 82 4 24 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students still enrolled in program 0 0 2 9 12 71 19 79 20 87 16 100 14 82
Students no longer enrolled for any reason other than conferral of doctoral degree 1 6 2 9 1 6 4 17 3 13 0 0 3 18

Licensure

Outcome 2003-2004 to 2010-2011
Total number of students with doctoral degrees conferred on transcript in time period 174
Number of students with doctoral degrees conferred on transcripts who became licensed doctoral psychologists in time period 143
Licensure percentage 82%

Note that many positions in psychology do not require a license such as a professor or someone working in mental healthcare environments that do not require a clinical psychology license.


Employment

Outcome Alumni Survey for 2014 (N=157)
Reporting "Yes" to being Satisfied in their Career 149 96%
Number of alumni currently employed in the field of psychology 150 96%
Alumni on family or medical leave 5 3%
Alumni that have left the field for another profession 0 0%
Relocating/ Moving at time of Survey 2 1%


Alumni Employment Activities (some in multiple settings, thus not equal 100%)

Outcome Alumni Survey for 2014 (N=157)
Roles Settings
Supervision 64% Community Mental Health Center 13%
Teaching 36% Correctional Center 5%
Research 20% Independent Practice 33%
Psychotherapy 81% University Counseling Center 3%
Administration 55% Hospital/Medical Center 33%
Assessment 69% Psychiatric Facility 6%
Consultation 74% Academic teaching 14%
    School District 1%
    Other 17%
    HMO 1%


Current Students Admissions Data

Outcome N=105
Average Undergraduate GPA 3.59
Average Verbal GRE Score 157 (74th percentile)
Average Quantitative GRE Score 152 (48th percentile)
Average Writing GRE Score 4.28
African-American 15
Asian-American 7
Caucasian 76
Hispanic/Latina/Latino 4
Pacific Islander 1
Not Reported 2
Foreign National 7


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