Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology / Forensic Psychology
Walden University

Program Details

Walden’s PhD in Clinical Psychology program can prepare you to practice, teach, or research to positively impact the mental health of diverse clientele. In this blended clinical psychology PhD program, featuring online and in-person participation, you can gain the skills to assess mental wellness and provide interventions as a practitioner, educator, researcher, or consultant.

This specialization gives you an overview of forensic psychology, which includes the basic tenets, practices, and procedures within the field. You will learn how forensic psychologists interact with the court system and explore topics such as criminal profiling, expert testimony, jury selection, eyewitness testimony, and consultation with attorneys.

Requirements

  • Must hold a masters degree.

Four residencies are required (Residency 2 may be virtual, Residency 4 may be virtual or a capstone intensive retreat).

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission