Doctor of Psychology in Leadership Psychology
William James College

Program Details

As a degree that blends online learning with on-campus residencies, William James offers this online PsyD in Leadership Psychology.  Throughout your coursework and three on-campus residencies each year, you’ll learn how individuals become leaders.  You’ll study successful leadership roles in society.  You’ll also learn how leaders and followers act within organizations and how to influence teams as a strong leader, yourself.  You’ll complete an extensive internship and practicum within this online psychology doctorate.  Coursework usually integrates:

  • The Neurobiology of Leadership
  • Adaptive Leadership and Resistance to Change
  • Team and Group Development for Leaders

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

William James College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • This program requires three four-day residencies on campus per year
  • Applicants should also possess foundations in organizational leadership
  • 3.0 GPA highly recommended