PhD in Clinical Psychology Program Overview
Starting a Clinical Psychology PhD program can open up many doors for you and your career. With a focus on mental health and human behavior, a PhD program in Clinical Psychology allows you to study and assist individuals at a deeper level, while also improving the health and well-being of our citizens. Whether you’re helping patients with anxiety disorders or you’re studying new advancements in psychotherapy or cognitive behavior, our APA accredited PhD programs will help you get to where you want to be. The California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University offers 4 PhD degree programs in Clinical Psychology, each accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). Explore our programs below.
Whether you're enrolling in a training program or a master's degree, you can trust that you’ll be receiving the best education possible when you enroll in our APA Clinical Psychology program. CSPP’s PhD in Clinical Psychology Degree Programs are accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA), and our experienced faculty members teach challenging courses that meet a variety of guidelines outlined by the APA and offer unparalleled education within the mental health field.
Scholarship Paired with Practice
It’s one thing to learn from a textbook, and it’s a whole other thing to apply your knowledge through practice. Our PhD programs are unique in their balanced focus on research paired with hands-on practice, and with our Clinical Psychology PhD degree, you’ll be able to receive hands-on experience through a number of different applications. We offer all our students clinical experience through a number of different opportunities.
Internship and Research Opportunities
Each and every member of our faculty and staff are committed to providing our students with the extensive preparation for, and focus on, the practicum, internship, and research opportunities that will help you move your career forward. Students looking for hands-on experience can also apply for internship opportunities within the healthcare industry where they’ll be able to learn the necessary skills needed to work in mental health and cognitive behavior. This kind of hands-on experience through teaching assistantships, psychology clinic internships, and other opportunities will provide our students with the knowledge they need for a successful career as a psychologist.