The Clinical Psychology Division offers a Ph.D. degree in Clinical Psychology. The Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program has been fully accredited for over 25 years by the American Psychological Association, and offers training from the cognitive-behavioral and social learning theoretical frameworks. Based on the Boulder
scientist-practitioner model, the program emphasizes an integration of clinical practice and applied clinical
research. Working with a faculty mentor, students begin research work their first year. Students in the rehabilitation specialization track take rehabilitation courses as electives and do research with Rehabilitation faculty. Clinical practicum experiences take place at general and specialized clinical sites throughout the Chicago area. All students complete an APA-accredited internship. The program prepares students to be license-eligible in the state of Illinois. Graduates typically function as practitioners and researchers in medical centers and multi-disciplinary clinical settings.
Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
International Student Requirements:
Minimum TOEFL score: 550/213/80
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999