Accreditation and Licensure
Each of our Clinical Psychology PhD and PsyD programs is individually accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.*
Learn more about student outcome data, including time to completion, program costs, internships, attrition and licensure for each program...
Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology (PhD)
Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (PsyD)
All of the CSPP Clinical PhD and the Clinical PsyD programs prepare graduates for licensure as psychologists in California and most other states. All CSPP clinical psychology doctoral students graduate with at least 1,500 hours of supervised internship experience to meet the pre-doctoral internship placement requirement for California Board of Psychology licensure. Students planning to seek licensure in California must accrue an additional 1,500 post-doctoral hours.
* Questions related to each program's accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979