Thank you for your interest in the Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program at the University of Louisville. The following information is provided to aid applicants in deciding whether to apply to our Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program.
The program accepts new students in the Fall Semester only. Our application deadline is December 1st.
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) subtest scores of 60th percentile or higher and minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00. Even very highly qualified applicants may not be admitted because their research interests do not match those of our faculty.
The Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program is highly selective. The ratio of number of acceptances to the number of applications for the Clinical Psychology Program is 1 in 27. The average credentials for the last 7 classes are shown below:
- College GPA: 3.63
- Verbal: 583/155*
- Quantitative: 609/149*
* New GRE scoring
Admission to our program is based on a number of criteria including:
- Quality of applicant's academic record
- Three letters of recommendation
- GRE scores
- Interests in research and clinical work
Typically, all graduate students in the department are supported for 4 years of study. Sources of funding include fellowships, research assistantships, teaching assistantships, and clinical placements. All carry full tuition remission and health insurance. Graduate teaching assistantship stipends for 2012-2013 are $22,000/12 months. Fellowships ($22,000/12 months) are competitively awarded.
Faculty Accepting Applications for 2015-16 Academic Year
Dr. Richard Lewine: not accepting applications
Dr. Benjamin Mast: accepting applications
Dr. Suzanne Meeks: not accepting applications
Dr. Tamara Newton: possibly accepting applications
Dr. Paul Rosen: accepting applications
Dr. Paul Salmon: accepting applications
Dr. Sandra Sephton: accepting applications
Dr. Barbara Stetson: accepting applications
Dr. Monnica Williams: accepting applications
Dr. Janet Woodruff-Borden: accepting applications
Admissions, Outcomes, and Other Data
Click here for a record of the clinical program data.
Please see our Application Instructions for details on the two part application process.