Capella University

Doctorate in Psychology

The Doctorate in Psychology from Capella University prepares students for advanced management careers or careers teaching management theories and principles at colleges and universities.

The curriculum in the Doctorate in Psychology at Capella University teaches students how to:

  • Think critically in response to psychological challenges
  • Lead the profession through avenues such as research, teaching, consulting or publishing
  • Perform ethically in professional situations
  • Effectively communicate psychological concepts

Graduates of the Doctorate in Psychology typically pursue faculty or positions at colleges or universities, business or the military; or graduates pursue consulting, institutional research or program administration positions.

Capella University is an accredited school that believes in providing high academic degree opportunities for students at any age. Capella University online has extended these core values to its distance learning students. The school is headquartered in Minneapolis, but its online bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees are available nationwide. Capella was founded in 1991, and since then, has earned an esteem as a top online school in the United States and currently enrolls more than 35,000 students. Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. 

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Degree Category: Health & Medicine > Psychology > Doctorate
Degree Subject: Psychology Degree
Degree Level: Doctorate