Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in Clinical Psychology


The deadline for application for entry in Fall 2022 is January 1, 2022.

To learn more about the PsyD program and application process, please attend our Virtual Information Session on December 5, 2021 at 4:00PM.


William Paterson University's doctor of psychology (PsyD) in clinical psychology is a full-time, five-year, practitioner-scholar training program accredited by the American Psychological Association. Our program integrates academic coursework, supervised clinical training, and research experience through personalized faculty mentoring. Current and prospective students commonly say they choose William Paterson University because of the strong sense of community among the dedicated students and faculty.

A distinguished faculty of active scholars and practitioners, who have diverse interests in both clinical practice and research, will support your training in evidence-based assessment and intervention. The faculty offers individualized attention in our state-of-the-art complex, which includes teaching and research facilities, as well as a psychology clinical training suite, featuring recording and monitoring equipment.

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View requirements and course descriptions in the University Course Catalog
Click here: Clinical Psychology, PsyD
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The program is accredited by the American Psychological Association's Commission on Accreditation as a Clinical Psychology Program. The program was accredited in 2018 on contingency, and the next site visit will be conducted in December 2021.

Commission on Accreditation
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 First Street NE, Washington, DC, 20002-4242
Telephone: 202.336.5979

Contact Us

Dr. Jan Mohlman
Graduate Program Co-Director, PsyD Program in Clinical Psychology

Dr. Megan Chesin
Graduate Program Co-Director, PsyD Program in Clinical Psychology

Dr. Uzma Ali
Graduate Student Services Coordinator

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