PsyD – Clinical Psychology
Capella University

Program Details

Reach the top of your field with this online PsyD in Clinical Psychology from Capella. This is a professionally-aligned curriculum that integrates on-campus residencies, coursework, research and a practicum to put the latest theories into your practice. Whether the curriculum meets your state’s guidelines for licensure is not guaranteed and you should check with your licensing board prior to enrollment in this or any other online clinical psychology doctoral program. The coursework at Capella usually involves these classes:

  • Advanced Psychological Testing
  • Theories of Psychotherapy
  • Evidence-Based Practice in Psychology
  • Strategies of Clinical Supervision and Consultation

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Students will attend three four-day residencies.

Restricted States

Iowa, Maryland