Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology
Fielding Graduate University

Program Details

At Fielding Graduate University, you’ll benefit in your doctoral program through a learning environment created specifically for advanced studies.  This online PhD in Clinical Psychology is APA-accredited, delivering its curriculum through online and in-person seminars. This gives students who would normally be limited by rural remoteness, deployment, small community or other boundary, the ability to earn a degree at the highest level.  As a five or six year program, this online PhD in Clinical Psychology integrates practicums and residencies balanced with coursework.  Concentrations are available in:

  • Forensic Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Social Justice and Diversity

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation (APA-CoA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fielding Graduate University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires a 600-hour on-campus residency.