Florida Institute of Technology
College of Psychology and Liberal Arts
School of Psychology doctoral candidates work toward the degree of Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.)-a service-oriented degree emphasizing clinical skills. The program leading to the Psy.D. is based on a practitioner/scientist model. Florida Tech was the first university in the southeast to offer the Psy.D. and the model of training that it represents. In addition to classes and seminars, the training program in clinical psychology includes supervised experience in testing, diagnosis, counseling and therapy, and research projects related to special fields of interest. Prior to completing the doctorate, students complete one year of supervised internship training. Graduates are licensed throughout the United States and hold positions of responsibility in mental health clinics, hospitals, medical centers, HMOs, PPOs, and independent practice.
Florida Institute of Technology is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999