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In Walden's PhD in Psychology program, you can:
*Related fields include psychology, human services, social work, and counseling.
Next Start Date: August 26, 2019
Limited-Time Offer: Receive a $5,000 grant if you reside in the U.S. and start this program on August 26, 2019.
Transfer Credits: Up to 55 credits
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Earn a Master's Degree While Completing Your PhD
You are eligible to enroll in our PhD in Psychology program if you have earned either a master’s or bachelor’s degree.
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With a PhD in Psychology from Walden University, you’ll be better prepared as a researcher, educator, and practitioner to help individuals and groups with family, mental health, career, and educational issues.
In this program, you will:
Your career options, depending on your specialization, may include a variety of roles, such as:*
*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.
If you have earned either a master’s or a bachelor’s degree, you are eligible for this program. You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.
Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.
Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
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Note on Licensure
The PhD in Psychology is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional.
Additional NoteTime to completion and cost are not estimates of individual experience and will vary based on individual factors applicable to the student. Factors may be programmatic or academic, such as tuition and fee increases; transfer credits accepted by Walden; program or specialization changes; unsuccessful course completion; credit load per term; part-time vs. full-time enrollment; writing, research, and editing skills; use of external data for the doctoral study/dissertation; and individual progress in the program. Other factors may include personal issues such as the student’s employment obligations, caregiving responsibilities, or health issues; leaves of absence; or other personal circumstances.