Student Admissions, Outcomes, and Other Data

The Psy.D. program at Wheaton College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA). The Commission on Accreditation can be reached at:

American Psychological Association
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
750 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242

Telephone: 202.336.5979

Admissions Requirements

Admission to the Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology is competitive and requires evaluation of the entire applicant pool. The application deadline is December 15th, and personal interviews with selected applicants will be conducted in early February. See Admissions Requirements for more details.

Time to Completion for all students entering the program

The following charts are saved in JPEG image format to preserve the data formatting requirements for this program. A PDF file of all of the charts is provided as a download.

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For additional details concerning the impact of transfer credits on time to completion of the PsyD program, please view our Wheaton College Transfer Policy.

Program Costs

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Program Sequence and 1st year Cohort Cost

38 of 120 credits are taken during the first year in the program (Fall, Spring and Summer); thus first year tuition is greater than subsequent years.  Average annual tuition is $38,400. See more information about program sequence.

Scholarships/Program Aid

The Doctor of Psychology Program has a substantial budget line dedicated to direct scholarship aid to students. Every student receives scholarships which typically range from $6,000 to $10,000. Visit  Wheaton College Financial Aid for more details about scholarships available to students of the program.  

Internship Placement - Table 1

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Internship Placement - Table 2

PsyD Program Internship Table 2_2023

Additional information about pre-doctoral internship placements within the Wheaton College Psy.D. Program.


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