Student Admissions, Outcomes, and Other Data
The Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA).
Questions related to the program’s accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
More information about the APA can be obtained at http://www.apa.org
The program is also a member of the Council of University Directors of Clinical Psychology (CUDCP).
|Admission Requirements & Information|
|To apply to this program, complete an online application and submit the supplementary materials listed on the application to:|
Ms. Mary Mornhineway
Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology
School of Psychology (T-WH1-01)
Fairleigh Dickinson University
1000 River Road
Teaneck, New Jersey 07666-1914
This program is open to applications from those who hold an undergraduate degree in psychology or have taken the required number of psychology credits (18). The requirement of 18 undergraduate credits includes introductory psychology, developmental psychology, statistics, experimental psychology, and social psychology.
Students are selected from a pool of academically qualified applicants who can contribute to the diversity of the student body. Students enrolled in the clinical psychology program come from diverse ethnic, cultural, individual and experiential backgrounds. Applications are encouraged from those identifying with cultural and/or individual areas of diversity, including (but not limited to) age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, language, national origin, race, religion, culture, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status.
Acceptance decisions are based on outstanding undergraduate and (where applicable) graduate academic performance, high scores on the General Test and Subject Test in Psychology of the Graduate Record Examination, evidence of scholarly activity such as publications and paper presentations, prior work experience, the personal statement, and letters of recommendation. The Psychology GRE is optional for those who majored in psychology as an undergraduate.
The deadline for application for admission to the Ph.D. program is December 15th.
Complete the Online Application and send a $40 nonrefundable application fee, made payable to Fairleigh Dickinson University; by December 15th. (The fee is waived for FDU students or graduates, or by special arrangement with the Director of Clinical Training).This application should be used only to apply for the Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology. Your application to the Ph.D. Program will not be considered complete unless you send the following: all official undergraduate and graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, a personal statement, a CV, and official GRE aptitude and psychology test score reports. You must also have completed at least 18 credits of psychology course work at the graduate or undergraduate level, including Introductory Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Statistics, Experimental Psychology, and Social Psychology.
|Disclosure of Education/Training Outcomes|
|As a Ph.D. Program in Clinical Psychology accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association, the following information is provided to help prospective doctoral students make an informed decision about the program.|
|CUDCP's policy for Admissions Offers and Acceptances|
|Admissions and Outcome data for CUDCP Programs|
|General Information about why CUDCP Programs are great training|
|Last updated: Oct 3rd, 2016|