Degree in Psychiatry

What are some reasons to obtain a psychiatry degree? What is psychiatry? What is the difference between psychiatrist vs psychologist? We answer these questions in this article. People who doctor in psychiatry deal with, diagnose and do their finest to prevent psychological disorders. Psychiatrists are also regarded as medical doctors. It’s the job of psychiatrists to concentrate and converse with patients to find out what their emotional and state of mind is. Psychiatrists may also prescribe medications, participate in mental health counseling and socialize in cognitive treatment.  

Psychology Programs

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  • Several institutional scholarship opportunities are available to students who qualify.
  • Features several learning model options, including online, residency, and hybrid options.
  • Offers graduate degree programs in organizational leadership, mind-body medicine, psychology and human science.
  • Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WUSCUC).
  • Two teaching locations in Seattle, Washington with the university headquarters located in Oakland, California.

Programs:

  • Ph.D. Psychology, Psychophysiology Specialization
  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
  • Ph.D. Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology program helps students prepare for careers in counseling, marketing/sales, human services, ministry, and more.
  • The School of Psychology & Counseling received a 95% match rate for 4th year Psy.D. student internships in 2015.
  • Programmatic accreditation for psychology programs is provided by the American Psychological Association (APA).
  • Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Programs:

  • Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media for the 4th consecutive year.
  • Listed on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in 2013, for the sixth consecutive year
  • Links students to hundreds of training opportunities (beyond their traditional internships and practicum) at their many “partner agencies” in each of their local communities.
  • Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WUSCUC).

Programs:

  • Psy.D. Clinical Psychology
  • Ph.D. Business Psychology, Consulting Track
  • Ph.D. International Psychology
Locations:  Washington

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.  We offer online programs focused on doctoral and master’s degrees in the schools of business and technology management, education, psychology and marriage and family sciences.

 


Programs:

  • Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology
  • General Psychology - PhD of Psychology