Graduate School A student’s guide to pre-professional psychology opportunities. a comprehensive set of tips on whether to seek a PhD in Clinical Psychology and how to have a successful application.

Resources for Applying to Graduate School in Psychology

Considering a career in counseling or psychotherapy? There are many different types of careers and educational paths to choose from – it can be confusing! For an overview of the options, check out the Careers in Psychology and Careers in Counseling and Psychotherapy sites.

Considering a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology? This FAQ produced by the Council of University Directors of Clinical Psychology programs may help. Also please consult the following resources:

Uncensored Advice for Applying to Graduate School in Clinical Psychology – a must read from Mitch Prinstein, a clinical psychology faculty member at the University of North Carolina

The book “Insiders Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology” is an excellent resource for Clinical and Counseling Psychology Ph.D. and Psy.D. programs

Before you Apply – Advice on when to apply and how to get post-baccalaureate experiences that can increase your chances of gaining admission to graduate school from Casey Calhoun

Tips on Applying to Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Programs– A Ph.D. student’s extremely helpful perspective on the process.

Some resources for choosing a graduate program in clinical psychology

How Difficult is it to Gain Admission to Clinical Psychology Doctoral Programs?

Likelihood of Obtaining an APA-Accredited Predoctoral Internship by Accredited Doctoral Programs