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Apply critical-thinking in response to psychological
Lead the profession of psychology, embracing research and best
Apply ethical principles and standards of psychology to academic and
Understand, respect, and respond to differences and diversity in the
practice of psychology.
Effectively communicate psychological concepts and information within
the professional community and public.
Our PhD in General Psychology program is designed to remove
roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation process. This unique
approach centers on supporting you in three ways: through program
structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and online resources.
To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll begin your
dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support team, and
online resources will help guide you every step of the way.
Get real-world skills. Our research in psychology course allows you
to conduct research alongside Capella faculty.
Our applied teaching track program helps you gain experience as a
teaching assistant or tutor.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from experienced doctoral
faculty who are actively engaged in their professions.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid.
Active-duty military service members, their spouses, and veterans
could be eligible for a discount.
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
In our PhD in Psychology, General Psychology program, you'll learn
how to design, plan, and conduct appropriate research in the field of
psychology. The program includes dissertation research seminars which allow you to
get an early start on your dissertation.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY7660||Survey Construction and Administration|
|PSY8626||Multivariate Statistics: Theory and Application|
|PSY8635||Advanced Qualitative Analysis|
|PSY9001||Research in Psychology|
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our PhD in Psychology, General Psychology degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.