Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology / Health Psychology
Northcentral University

Program Details

With Northcentral’s online PhD in Health Psychology, you can acquire the highest level of professional expertise to advance your career.  You’ll study current issues from an evidence-based approach, involving extensive research and scholarship.  All in all, you will deepen your understanding of physical and mental health and how the brain and body interact.  The advanced leadership skills and knowledge that you acquire in this program can prepare you for senior level positions within public and private organizations or in higher education.  NCU hosts a unique 1:1 online learning platform, where faculty not only teach, but become mentors.  Your classes in this doctoral program likely involve:

  • Psychosocial Factors in Health
  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • Consultation and Intervention in Healthcare Settings


  • A master’s degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

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).

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