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Insider's Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology 2016 / 2017 (Revised)

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This guide profiles about 300 accredited graduate programs in clinical and counseling psychology in the US and Canada. It also provides information on the fields and their alternatives, choosing a PhD or PsyD, preparing for graduate school, the application process (with advice for individual groups), selecting schools, interviews, and making the final decision. Each profile contains contact information and description of the percentage of faculty in each orientation; required and recommended courses; GRE (Graduate Record Examination) and GPA means; the number of applications, admission offers, and incoming students in 2013; the percentage of students receiving financial aid; percentages of students with bachelor's and master's degrees; the percentage of women, minority, and international students; average years to complete the program; whether a personal interview is required; attrition rates; the percentage of students applying for an internship in 2013; formal tracks and concentrations; research areas; and clinical opportunities. This edition has updates on the required courses for admission, coverage of the Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System for doctoral programs in clinical science, data on the popularity of specific tracks or concentrations in psychology doctoral programs, and new content on student loans, internship match rates, and GRE preparation. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (
Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 442.0
Genre: Study Guides, Psychology
Sub-Genre: Education + Training, Graduate School Guides, College Guides
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Guilford Pubn
Author: John C. Norcross & Michael A. Sayette
Language: English
Street Date: February 9, 2016
TCIN: 50645735
UPC: 9781462525720
Item Number (DPCI): 248-09-6860

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