Clinical Psychology

Florida Tech Psy.D. Program Data 

Time to Completion for all students entering the program

Outcome Year in which Degrees were Conferred
2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 Total
Total number of students with doctoral degree conferred on transcript 15 8 9 13 18 22 11 96
Mean number of years to complete the program 4.33 4.75 5.11 5.08 5.11 5.23 5.27 4.98
Median number of years to complete the program 4 4.5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Time to Degree Ranges N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students in less than 5 years 11 73 4 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 16
Students in 5 years 3 20 3 38 8 89 13 100 16 89 17 77 9 82 69 72
Students in 6 years 1 7 1 13 1 11 0 0 2 11 5 23 1 9 11 11
Students in 7 years 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0
Students in more than 7 years 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Students who have completed graduate psychology work at another accredited university may petition for a transfer of up to 18 semester hours toward their Psy.D. degree at FIT. Transfer credits may be obtained for either required or elective courses. These courses must have been passed with a B or better grade. Transfer credits are not granted for the clinical specialization courses listed below:

PSY5521 Assessment of Intelligence
PSY5522 Lab in Assessment of Intelligence
PSY5524 Lab in Assessment of Personality
PSY5527 Objective Personality Assessment
PSY5528 Projective Personality Assessment
PSY6521 Psychodiagnostics
PSY5541 Clinical Skills and Techniques 1
PSY5542 Clinical Skills and Techniques 2
PSY5501 Personality and Psychotherapy
PSY5591 Seminar in Professional Standards and Ethical Principals in Psychology 1
PSY5592 Seminar in Professional Standards and Ethical Principals in Psychology 2
PSY5593 Seminar in Professional Standards and Ethical Principals in Psychology 3

 



Program Costs

Description 2014-2015 1st-year Cohort Cost
Tuition for full-time students (in-state) 29,430 per year
Tuition for full-time students (out-of-state) 29,430 per year
Tuition per credit hour for part-time students (if applicable enter amount; if not applicable enter "NA") N/A
University/institution fees or costs  140
Additional estimated fees or costs to students (e.g. books, travel, etc.) Varies per year

 



Internship Placement - Table 1

Outcome  Year Applied for Internship
2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who obtained APA/CPA-accredited internships 13 81 8 89 9 90 13 87 18 82 20 83 10 67
Students who obtained APPIC member internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 2 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 2 8 2 13
Students who obtained other membership organization internships (e.g. CAPIC) that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained  internships conforming to CDSPP guidelines that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained other internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students who obtained any internship 15 94 8 89 9 90 13 87 19 86 22 92 12 80
Students who sought or applied for internships including those who withdrew from the application process 16 - 9 - 10 - 15 - 22 - 24 - 15 -

 

Internship Placement - Table 2

 Outcome Year Applied for Internship
2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who sought or applied for internships including those who withdrew from the application process 16 - 9 - 10 - 15 - 22 - 25 - 15 -
Students who obtained paid internships 15 94 8 89 9 90 13 87 19 86 22 88 12 80
Students who obtained half-time internships* (if applicable) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

* Cell should only include students who applied for internship and are included in applied cell count from “Internship Placement – Table 1"



Attrition

Variable Year of First Enrollment
2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students for whom this is the year of first enrollment (i.e. new students) 27 - 21 - 18 - 28 - 16 - 19 - 24 -
Students whose doctoral degrees were conferred on their transcripts 22 81 18 86 10 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students still enrolled in program 0 0 1 5 2 11 22 79 14 88 18 95 23 96
Students no longer enrolled for any reason other than conferral of doctoral degree 5 19 2 10 6 33 6 21 2 13 1 5 1 4


Licensure

Outcome 2004 to 2014
The total number of program graduates (doctoral degrees conferred on transcript) between 2 and 10 years ago 130
The number of these graduates (between 2 and 10 years ago) who became licensed psychologists in the past 10 years 108
Licensure percentage 83%