The Department of Psychology and Brain Sciences at the University of Iowa offers doctorates in fields such as clinical science, health psychology, and social psychology. The department's student centered approach allows graduate students to design an individualized program around their career goals and research interests. With its focus on mental illness and public health, the clinical science program emphasizes research on mental and physical health, behavioral health problems, and the treatment of psychopathology. The program integrates research and training with dissemination through publishing and teaching, and Ph.D. students earn a master's in psychology as part of their training. In addition to APA accreditation, the University of Iowa's program holds accreditation from the Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System (PCSAS).
Top 25 Best Doctoral and Master’s in Psychology Degree Programs
A master’s in psychology degree can open the door to a variety of rewarding career options. Psychology is a diverse discipline, and there are many different graduate degrees available. Some programs act as preparation for further graduate education leading to a Ph.D. Others are called terminal degrees that allow the student to enter the job market after receiving their master’s degree.
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Top 10 Best Doctoral and Master’s in Psychology Degree Programs 2020
|1||University of Iowa||Iowa City, IA|
|2||Indiana University||Bloomington, IN|
|3||University of Texas||Austin, TX|
|4||University of North Carolina||Chapel Hill, NC|
|5||University of Wisconsin||Madison, WI|
|6||University of Colorado||Boulder, CO|
|7||Ohio State University||Columbus, OH|
|8||University of California Los Angeles||Los Angeles, CA|
|9||University of Washington||Seattle, WA|
|10||University of Virginia||Charlottesville, VA|
We looked at approximately 250 accredited colleges and universities listed by U.S. News and World Report and the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) College Navigator that offered ranked doctoral or master’s in psychology degree programs. We narrowed our search by selecting programs that were ranked the highest with U.S. News and World Report, and then listed our schools in order of affordability based on the graduate tuition and fees published by NCES College Navigator.
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