Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology / General Psychology
Northcentral University

Program Details

Reach the pinnacle of education with an online PhD from Northcentral.  In this General Psychology program, you’ll study current topics using an evidence-based approach that involves extensive research and scholarship.  You’ll acquire advanced research skills and in-depth subject knowledge that can prepare you for leadership roles in various work sectors. An internship and practicum are integrated into this program, alongside the required dissertation.  As a general program, you have the ability to choose specialization courses that align with your individual career goals, such as:

  • Grant Writing in Psychology
  • Multicultural Psychology
  • Community Psychology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

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