Walden University’s PhD in Psychology program combines rigorous academics and original research so that you can achieve the highest level of expertise in theories and best practices in psychology. This 100% online program follows a scholar-practitioner model that encourages you to integrate scholarly research with your practical knowledge. Taught by respected researchers and experts in the field, courses in this program will prepare you to make a difference in the lives of others as a practitioner, professor, consultant, or researcher for government, nonprofit, and private organizations.
- Clinical Psychology
- Educational Psychology
- Forensic Psychology
- General Psychology (Research Option)
- General Psychology (Teaching Option)
- Health Psychology
- Social Psychology
Note on Licensure
Walden University offers some PhD in Psychology specializations that lead to professional licensure and others that do not. Contact an enrollment advisor for assistance in evaluating whether your chosen specialization can lead to professional licensure in your region. Please note that this programme is not 100% online as it requires four residencies.
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