44 Doctors of Philosophy in Psychology 2020

A PhD, also known as a Doctor of Philosophy degree, is a doctorate awarded by a university to the academic who has met all necessary qualifications and can now be considered a doctor in his or her academic field.

Psychology has many practical applications outside of academic research, including uses in therapy, education, business and many other fields.

Doctorate Program in Psychology

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Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, USA

The APA-accredited doctorate program in clinical psychology at Georgia Southern University (GS) is a full time, day program offering a course of study leading to the Doctor of ... +

The APA-accredited doctorate program in clinical psychology at Georgia Southern University (GS) is a full time, day program offering a course of study leading to the Doctor of Clinical Psychology degree. The program’s curriculum prepares graduates for the practice of psychology with a special focus on practice in rural areas. Coursework and training prepare students for licensure as a psychologist, with an emphasis on educating emerging psychologists for the underserved areas in the state of Georgia and adjacent regions in the Southeast. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
English
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Medaille College
Buffalo, USA

The Medaille College Clinical Psychology Program is a 99-credit program leading to a Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) degree in Clinical Psychology. The program is located at Medai ... +

The Medaille College Clinical Psychology Program is a 99-credit program leading to a Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) degree in Clinical Psychology. The program is located at Medaille College’s Buffalo Campus. The primary goal of the program is to educate and prepare students for careers as professional psychologists. The program follows the Practitioner-Scholar Model of the National Council of Schools and Programs in Professional Psychology and meets the requirements for licensure in New York. -
PhD
Full-time
5 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Pittsburgh School of Education
Pittsburgh, USA

The Pitt School of Education is a leading institution for scholarly research and training through its Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Education degree. Our Ph.D. program will ... +

The Pitt School of Education is a leading institution for scholarly research and training through its Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Education degree. Our Ph.D. program will prepare you for a life of scholarship, inquiry, and research. Our graduates have joined the faculty of leading universities and have an impact as leader-practitioners. Our Ph.D. program covers the following disciplines: Applied Developmental Psychology; Education Leadership; Exercise Physiology; Higher Education Management; Language, Literacy, and Culture; Learning Sciences and Policy; Mathematics Education Science Education; Social and Comparative Analysis in Education; Special Education; Urban Education. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
Aug 2021
01 Dec 2020
Campus
 
Lingnan University
Tuen Mun, Hong Kong

Teaching and research in the Department of Applied Psychology cover many exciting areas, including occupational health psychology, positive psychology, applied social psycholo ... +

Teaching and research in the Department of Applied Psychology cover many exciting areas, including occupational health psychology, positive psychology, applied social psychology, cross-cultural psychology, cognitive psychology, work-life balance, and human-computer interaction, etc. -
PhD
Full-time
30 months
English
Campus
 
California Southern University
Costa Mesa, USA

One of the most popular degree programs at CalSouthern, the Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) is an applied, clinically focused degree that meets the educational requirements for li ... +

One of the most popular degree programs at CalSouthern, the Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) is an applied, clinically focused degree that meets the educational requirements for licensure as a clinical psychologist in the state of California. The PsyD program culminates in a doctoral project focused on a topic about which you are most passionate—it’s one of the most exceptionally rewarding academic experiences you can undertake. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
Online
 
California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, USA

Transpersonal psychology is a transformative psychology of the whole person in intimate relationship with a diverse, interconnected, and evolving world.

Transpersonal psychology is a transformative psychology of the whole person in intimate relationship with a diverse, interconnected, and evolving world. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Florida State University - Department of Family and Child Sciences
Tallahassee, USA

In the Human Development and Family Science (HDFS) Ph.D. program, we train students to become the next generation of scholars, university faculty, and researchers. Our graduat ... +

In the Human Development and Family Science (HDFS) Ph.D. program, we train students to become the next generation of scholars, university faculty, and researchers. Our graduates have successfully obtained positions of their choice in some of the nation’s leading academic institutions. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Long Island University
New York, USA

The Ph.D. Program and the Department of Psychology are located on the 8th floor of the Humanities Building on the Brooklyn campus in a suite of offices, conference rooms and a ... +

The Ph.D. Program and the Department of Psychology are located on the 8th floor of the Humanities Building on the Brooklyn campus in a suite of offices, conference rooms and a graduate student lounge. -
PhD
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
ITESO - Universidad Jesuita de Guadalajara
Tlaquepaque, Mexico

In collaboration with the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, this doctoral program is registered on the National Registry of Quality Graduate Programs (PNPC) of the Na ... +

In collaboration with the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, this doctoral program is registered on the National Registry of Quality Graduate Programs (PNPC) of the National Science and Technology Council (CONACYT). -
PhD
Full-time
6 semesters
Spanish
20 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Michigan School of Professional Psychology
Farmington Hills, USA

The Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) is an APA accredited post-master’s professional degree for those pursuing the highest level of practice in clinical psyc ... +

The Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) is an APA accredited post-master’s professional degree for those pursuing the highest level of practice in clinical psychology. Utilizing the practitioner-scholar model, the doctoral program provides a comprehensive foundation in the scientific bases of psychology to ground clinical training, dissertation research, and scholarship. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Istanbul, Turkey

To obtain a Ph.D., students with an undergraduate degree will complete at least 14 courses (max. 6 years), while those with a Master’s degree will complete at least 7 courses ... +

To obtain a Ph.D., students with an undergraduate degree will complete at least 14 courses (max. 6 years), while those with a Master’s degree will complete at least 7 courses (max. 4 years -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
31 May 2020
Campus
 
QUB Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS)
Belfast, United Kingdom

The School of Psychology has a thriving, well-resourced and engaged PhD community that is central to its research environment. Students are strategically appointed to research ... +

The School of Psychology has a thriving, well-resourced and engaged PhD community that is central to its research environment. Students are strategically appointed to research projects with the express purpose of enhancing research capacity and development in prioritised areas for which the School aims to enhance world-leading research. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Bogotá, Colombia

The purpose of the PhD in Psychology is to train researchers on the psychological, with a pluriparadigmatic approach, both within the discipline -in its conceptualization and ... +

The purpose of the PhD in Psychology is to train researchers on the psychological, with a pluriparadigmatic approach, both within the discipline -in its conceptualization and methodological approach- and in the commitment to an interdisciplinary work. The program is framed in the interest of the University to privilege the social construction of meaning, socially relevant research in its environment and commitment to the construction and strengthening of an inclusive society, respectful and defender of human dignity. The program is structured around five lines of work that reflect the academic and research trajectory of the Faculty: Well-being and integral health; Social and armed conflicts: psychosocial approaches towards the construction of a culture of peace; Construction of knowledge in educational contexts; Families, crianzas and contexts and Psychology, work and subjectivity. -
PhD
Part-time
8 semesters
Spanish
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Charles University First Faculty of Medicine
Prague, Czech Republic

The doctoral study program "Medical Psychology and Psychopathology" is engaged in basic and applied research in biopsychosocial relationships. The proposed study opens up poss ... +

The doctoral study program "Medical Psychology and Psychopathology" is engaged in basic and applied research in biopsychosocial relationships. The proposed study opens up possibilities for interdisciplinary doctoral education not only for medical schools graduates, as well as graduates of psychology and some other related fields. -
PhD
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Universidad de Sonora
Hermosillo, Mexico

General Objective: To train researchers who are capable of designing and directing original projects and research groups that address regional, national and global social prob ... +

General Objective: To train researchers who are capable of designing and directing original projects and research groups that address regional, national and global social problems. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
Spanish
Campus