Their Journey to the PhD: Elizabeth’s Story in Psychology

“They can’t be hard. I mean, you’re not actually there.” A Capella graduate writes about what it’s really like...

Psychology, Student & Alumni Stories

Do I Need Both Residency and Fieldwork?

Counseling and psychology graduate programs frequently require both residency and fieldwork. Find out why both are neces...

Counseling, Psychology, Social Work & Human Services

The Role of Epidemiologists in Global Health

Epidemiologists are front and center in tackling the world’s most challenging health concerns, from natural disasters ...

Health Sciences

What Is a Comprehensive Exam?

Many graduate programs include comprehensive exams. Learn more about what they involve.

PhD/Doctorate

What Is I/O Psychology?

Find out potential career paths for I/O psychologists and what it takes to be successful.

Psychology

What Are Acceptable Dissertation Research Methods?

In order to write a dissertation, you must complete research--either qualitative and quantitative.

PhD/Doctorate

Graduate Delivers TEDx Talk on the Power of Trauma-Informed Care

TEDx events are meant to spark conversation in local communities. One Capella graduate educated her TEDx audience on a d...

Social Work & Human Services, Student & Alumni Stories

What Support Is Available When Writing a Dissertation?

Writing a dissertation may be a singular effort, but that doesn’t mean you’re alone in the process. Learn what facul...

PhD/Doctorate

Why Collaboration is Key to Human Services

Collaboration is the new norm for human services. Three examples from the field demonstrate why a multidisciplinary degr...

Social Work & Human Services

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