Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
On-campus Degree Overview
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Regent's Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology is a combined master's and doctoral degree program that offers students both an M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology. The program is APA accredited and prepares students for state licensure as a clinical psychologist. Our doctorate in clinical psychology seeks to contribute to the ongoing development of clinical psychology from a Christian perspective while focusing on training, scholarship and service. Training in our psychology graduate program is faithful to the scientific and professional discipline of clinical psychology while maintaining a distinctively Christian approach to mental health.
Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology Program Highlights
Curriculum: View course sequence and descriptions
Length: 121 credit hours. May be completed in five years. Students may begin the program in the fall semester.
Format: Delivered entirely on-campus
All coursework is offered through 16 week semesters (Fall, Spring & Summer).
Results: Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
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Graduates of the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology will be eligible for licensure as clinical psychologists and as such are prepared for employment in a wide range of settings. Some of these opportunities include:
- Veterans Administration Center
- Active Duty Military Psychology
- Community Mental Health Center
- Faith-Based Christian Practice
- Correctional Institution
- University Teaching Position
Graduates of the Psy.D. program are also able to pursue a variety of specialty settings such as post-doctoral fellowships in neuropsychology.
In the Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology program, you will learn to:
- Consult with others using the practitioner-scholar model so that you will be capable of advanced practice and leadership in a variety of settings.
- Educate students in accordance with the Christian faith, which we refer to as "integration across the curriculum."
- Mentor others professionally, emphasizing the balance between spiritual, personal, relational and intellectual components of life.
- Facilitate the integration of Christian perspectives with scientifically based clinical procedures in all of our core courses and electives.
- Research and train others in service-oriented clinical modalities that include an emphasis on underserved individuals, families and communities.
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