School Psychology PsyD Program

Student Admissions, Outcomes and Other Data

Time to Completion for all students entering the program

  Year in which Degrees were Conferred
Outcome 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 Total
Total number of students with doctoral degree conferred on transcript N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5 2 13 5 25
Mean number of years to complete the program N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 3 4.3 4.5 5 4.26
Median number of years to complete the program N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 3 4.3 4 5 4
Time to Degree Ranges N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students in less than 5 years N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 5 100 2 100 7 54 2 40 16 64
Students in 5 years N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0 0 0 4 31 1 20 5 20
Students in 6 years N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0 0 0 2 15 1 20 3 12
Students in 7 years N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20 1 4
Students in more than 7 years N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Please view the "Tenure Limits" and "Advanced Standing" section of the School Psychology PsyD Handbook, available at www.williamjames.edu/academics/school/school-psyd/upload/wjc-school-psyd-handbook-2017-18.pdf.

Program Costs

Description 2017-2018 1st Year Cohort Cost
Tuition for full-time students (in-state)* $44,880
Tuition for full-time students (out-of-state)* $44,880
Tuition per credit hour for part-time students $1,320 (MA/CAGS level)
$1,375 (PsyD level)
University/institution fees or costs $1,100
Additional estimated fees or costs to students (e.g. books, travel, etc.) $4,150

*This represents the first year of the MA/CAGS level of the PsyD program, which is higher at 34 credits. The average number of credits per year is 20 credits.

Internship Placement - Table 1

  Year Applied for Internship
  2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Outcome N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who obtained APA/CPA-accredited internships N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0
Students who obtained APPIC member internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited ( if applicable)

N/A

- N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 2 25 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained other membership organization internships (e.g. CAPIC) that were not APA/CPA-accredited ( if applicable) N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained  internships conforming to CDSPP guidelines that were not APA/CPA-accredited ( if applicable)* N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 7 88 5 71 7 88 4 67 4 80
Students who obtained other internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited ( if applicable) N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 1 13 3 43 1 13 1 17 1 20
Students who obtained any internship N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 8 100 6 86 8 100 5 83 5 100
Students who sought or applied for internships including those who withdrew from the application process* N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 8 - 7 - 8 - 6 - 5 -

*Includes APPIC internships, which also met CDSPP guidelines.

Internship Placement - Table 2

Year Applied for Internship
  2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Outcome N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who sought or applied for internships including those who withdrew from the application process N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 8 - 7 - 8 - 6 - 5 -
Students who obtained paid internships N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 3 38 1 14 2 25 2 33 0 0
Students who obtained half-time internships* ( if applicable) N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - N/A - 1 13 4 57 4 50 2 33 2 40

*Includes students that applied for internship and are included in the number that "sought or applied for internship" from "Internship Placement - Table  1" for each year.

Attrition

  Year of First Enrollment
  2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Variable N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students for whom this is the year of first enrollment (i.e. new students) N/A - N/A - N/A - 12 100 9 100 9 100 7 100 14 100 7 100 8 100
Students whose doctoral degrees were conferred on their transcripts N/A - N/A - N/A - 11 92 7 78 7 78 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students still enrolled in program N/A - N/A - N/A - 0 0 1 11 1 11 4 57 8 57 6 86 7 88
Students no longer enrolled for any reason other than conferral of doctoral degree N/A - N/A - N/A - 1 8 1 11 1 11 3 43 6 43 1 14 1 13

Licensure

Outcome 2007-2017
The total number of program graduates (doctoral degrees conferred on transcript) between 2 and 10 years ago 6
The number of these graduates (between 2 and 10 years ago) who became licensed psychologists in the past 10 years 2
Licensure percentage* 33%

*Graduates were eligible for licensure in MA as of August 2016 when APA approval was granted.

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