The clinical psychology certificate program provides a quick and accessible way to prepare students for successful entry into PhD programs in clinical psychology. The pre-doctoral program develops and strengthens the following foundational skills and knowledge areas:
- Critical thinking
- Scholarly writing
- Knowledge of psychology and clinical psychology
- Research methodologies
Mastery of these skills is an essential component in gaining acceptance into a rigorous doctoral program in clinical psychology. Students in the program work closely with faculty to gain the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in a doctoral program.
The 6-course certificate program is an online program that can be completed in two or three terms. 12 credits will articulate into Fielding’s clinical psychology doctoral program.