Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program

Program Goals and Objectives

The mission of the Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program at Jackson State University (JSU) is supported by the following goals and objectives:

GOAL #1: To produce graduates who are skilled in the science, theory and practice of psychology.

Objective #1: Students will acquire knowledge of psychology as a scientific discipline.

Objective #2: Students will acquire knowledge of and skills to conduct and evaluate empirical research in professional psychology.

Objective #3: Students will have an entry level competence in assessment and treatment approaches supported by theory and empirical practice.

GOAL #2: Students will increase awareness, knowledge, and skills in multiculturalism in professional psychology.

Objective #1: To increase the number of clinical psychologist who are knowledge about the impact of multiculturalism in professional psychology.

Objective #2: To educate trainees about multicultural specific training related to the psychology of African Americans.

GOAL #3: To produce graduates who have the requisite knowledge and skills to conduct their work in accordance with ethical, legal, and professional standards in their practice and research.

Objective #1: To increase the number of graduates who display ethical, legal, and professional behavior in their practice and research.

GOAL #4: To produce students that will engage in clinical and research experiences involving the diverse psychological health and service needs of ethnic minority populations.

Objective #1: To increase the number of students capable of planning and conducting research that includes multiculturalism.

Objective #2: To increase the number of students capable geof providing psychological services to ethnic minority populations.

Program's Mission Statement

Doctoral Program Information

Course Description, Degree Requirements, and Curriculum 2013

2014 Graduate Program Application

2014 Program Evaluation and Recommendation Form

Externships Available for JSU Clinical Psychology Doctoral Students

Clinical Psychology Doctoral Students

2013 Student Outcome Admissions, Outcome, and Other Data