The Application Process
In addition to identifying the area of psychology that you would like to study, you will also need to think about the level and type of degree that you wish to obtain. Explore the differences between the MA, MS, MEd, MSW, PhD, PsyD, and EdD degrees, discuss the distinctions between clinical and counseling programs, and the meaning of APA accreditation.
Recommended Preparation Timetable
Preparation for graduate school starts during your first year of college. Learn what you need to do during the first four years to move forward to graduate school.