Clinical Psychology PhD Program

Arthur CantosThe UTRGV Department of Psychology offers the PhD program in Clinical Psychology through integrated academic, scientific, and professional training. During the course of the PhD program, students also earn a Master of Science degree in Psychology. The program provides students with intensive instruction in the theoretical framework of psychology and broad experience in methods of practice in clinical psychology. Our program follows the scientist-practitioner model to develop bilingual clinical psychologists with expertise in mental health assessment and treatment within Hispanic/Mexican American populations.


The Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program at UTRGV has been granted  provisional  membership to the Council of University Directors of Clinical Psychology (CUDCP).