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Online Ph.D. Psychology or PsyD
#1
Hey guys, 

So I have 2 questions: 

1. Do you know of any good online Ph.D. Psychology or PsyD? 
2. Does the doctoral degree require that I have a masters degree? 

Thanks.
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#2
(06-22-2019, 01:27 PM)romoh Wrote: Hey guys, 

So I have 2 questions: 

1. Do you know of any good online Ph.D. Psychology or PsyD? 
2. Does the doctoral degree require that I have a masters degree? 

Thanks.

Are you looking to become a licensed clinical, counseling, or school psychologist?
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#3
I second the question that sanantone asked.
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#4
CalSouthern (for-profit regionally accredited) has a PsyD that meets the educational requirements for licensure in CA (not sure about elsewhere).

$575 a credit, 66 credits, a relevant masters is expected.

https://www.calsouthern.edu/online-psych...ogy-degree
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#5
(06-22-2019, 02:23 PM)sanantone Wrote:
(06-22-2019, 01:27 PM)romoh Wrote: Hey guys, 

So I have 2 questions: 

1. Do you know of any good online Ph.D. Psychology or PsyD? 
2. Does the doctoral degree require that I have a masters degree? 

Thanks.

Are you looking to become a licensed clinical, counseling, or school psychologist?


Sorry I forgot to mention that. I am looking for either clinical or counseling.
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#6
(06-22-2019, 03:34 PM)romoh Wrote:
(06-22-2019, 02:23 PM)sanantone Wrote:
(06-22-2019, 01:27 PM)romoh Wrote: Hey guys, 

So I have 2 questions: 

1. Do you know of any good online Ph.D. Psychology or PsyD? 
2. Does the doctoral degree require that I have a masters degree? 

Thanks.

Are you looking to become a licensed clinical, counseling, or school psychologist?


Sorry I forgot to mention that. I am looking for either clinical or counseling.
Did you read your state's requirements? A handful of states require APA accreditation. There is only one APA-accredited hybrid program, and they were on probation the last time I checked. If you don't need APA accreditation, then you'll need a doctorate in psychology that is designed for licensure. This means that the program will include a clinical internship. You'll want to get the school's match rates. Non-APA-accredited programs tend to have very poor match rates. 

If you complete an internship that is not APA-accredited, your employment options might be a little limited. If you complete a degree that is not APA-accredited, you will not be able to work for some federal agencies. The VA is the biggest one.
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Masters and Graduate Certificate
AAS, AS, BA, and BS
CLEP
Intro Psych 70, US His I 64, Intro Soc 63, Intro Edu Psych 70, A&I Lit 64, Bio 68, Prin Man 69, Prin Mar 68
DSST
Life Dev Psych 62, Fund Coun 68, Intro Comp 469, Intro Astr 56, Env & Hum 70, HTYH 456, MIS 451, Prin Sup 453, HRM 62, Bus Eth 458
ALEKS
Int Alg, Coll Alg
TEEX
4 credits
TECEP
Fed Inc Tax, Sci of Nutr, Micro, Strat Man, Med Term, Pub Relations
CSU
Sys Analysis & Design, Programming, Cyber
SL
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Uexcel
A&P
Davar
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#7
Ultimately, you will want to find a program that is APA-accredited in order to better your odds of gaining meaningful employment.
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#8
(06-22-2019, 03:52 PM)sanantone Wrote:
(06-22-2019, 03:34 PM)romoh Wrote:
(06-22-2019, 02:23 PM)sanantone Wrote:
(06-22-2019, 01:27 PM)romoh Wrote: Hey guys, 

So I have 2 questions: 

1. Do you know of any good online Ph.D. Psychology or PsyD? 
2. Does the doctoral degree require that I have a masters degree? 

Thanks.

Are you looking to become a licensed clinical, counseling, or school psychologist?


Sorry I forgot to mention that. I am looking for either clinical or counseling.
Did you read your state's requirements? A handful of states require APA accreditation. There is only one APA-accredited hybrid program, and they were on probation the last time I checked. If you don't need APA accreditation, then you'll need a doctorate in psychology that is designed for licensure. This means that the program will include a clinical internship. You'll want to get the school's match rates. Non-APA-accredited programs tend to have very poor match rates. 

If you complete an internship that is not APA-accredited, your employment options might be a little limited. If you complete a degree that is not APA-accredited, you will not be able to work for some federal agencies. The VA is the biggest one.


Thank you for the info. Where I live (Dubai), only a masters degree is required to start practicing. However, I want to become a doctor of Psychology so I guess ANY good online school will do. 

Another question: Is there like any low-cost credit transfer in doctoral programs like there are in Bachelor? (testing out..etc) 

Thanks
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#9
@romoh you wont find that at the masters level muchless the doctoral level. Some doctoral prograns allow like a low number (about 6) credits from a related masters program to be applied. Other than that you're out of luck.
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OP - Here's the school my sister got her second masters from. She's going for this program, you may want to review the requirements as most schools will require something similar. This is just an FYI, the program may/may not be for you.
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