PhD in Psychology


Build a versatile, doctoral skill set in Walden’s PhD in Psychology program.

Build a versatile, doctoral skill set in Walden’s PhD in Psychology program.

Next Start Dates

  • Course Based

    Courses with a set schedule

    January 09, 2023

Transfer Credits

Up to 55 Credits

1Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) IPEDS database. Based on the most recent year of completions survey data available, using CIP code 42.01 “Doctorate degree - Psychology, General.” Available at https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/use-the-data. (Retrieved January 2021; may consist of or include provisional release data.)

Note on Licensure:
The PhD in Psychology is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional.

Note:
Time to completion and cost are not estimates of individual experience and will vary based on individual factors applicable to the student. Factors may be programmatic or academic, such as tuition and fee increases; transfer credits accepted by Walden; program or specialization changes; unsuccessful course completion; credit load per term; part-time vs. full-time enrollment; writing, research, and editing skills; use of external data for the doctoral study/dissertation; and individual progress in the program. Other factors may include personal issues such as the student’s employment obligations, caregiving responsibilities, or health issues; leaves of absence; or other personal circumstances.