College of Health Sciences

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Program Length

Clinical Psychology Program

The Psy.D. Program is designed to be completed in five years. Full-time students will complete four years of coursework, clerkship, and practicum experiences. This is followed by a one-year full-time internship and the satisfactory completion of the Practitioner Scholar Project. A total of at least 217 quarter hours is required for the Psy.D. degree. However, students typically complete the program with at least 229 credits.  Note, some evening classes or weekend courses may be scheduled. The maximum allotted time for completion of the program is seven years.