Explore the Mind through a Global Lens

Our Psychology Department and degree programs value and celebrate diversity in students and faculty, offering profound learning experiences and research opportunities that transcend boundaries and foster global perspectives.


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Important Data

The PsyD program in School-Clinical Psychology requires 111 credits of study, a Qualifying Examination after the first year, a Comprehensive Examination typically during the third year, a School and Clinical Child Psychology distributed internship typically in the third and fourth years, a full-time internship typically in the fifth year, and a doctoral project. Details about specific deadlines and the distributed internships are in the department’s Graduate Catalog.

Pace University's McShane Center lobby with a person sitting in a chair being greeted by another

The McShane Center

As the training clinic for our well-established psychology training programs accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA), the Center aims to remove barriers to care by providing high-quality, evidence-based treatments at an affordable rate to meet the needs of all community members.

Enriching Opportunities

Faculty members spearhead departmental research groups, welcoming all students to explore research opportunities spanning from parent-child psychology to the impact of digital media.

Throughout many of our Psychology courses, you'll gain hands-on experience and knowledge through immersive real-world training, research conferences, internships, and more.

Beyond the research opportunities embedded in the curriculum, you'll have the chance to engage with the Psychology Club and Psi Chi Honors Society, both offering valuable professional experiences.

News and Stories

Peek into the Psyche

Explore how our dedicated faculty, students, and alumni are advancing the field and making a meaningful impact on society.

Stan Royzman, PsyD, a 2016 graduate of Dyson’s School-Clinical PsyD program posing with his children's board game called Show and Spell

Dive into the Depths of Human Behavior

Empower your mind and embark on a transformative academic journey at Pace!