Clinical Psychology: Joint Doctoral Program

Clinical Psychology (CY75)

University of California, San Diego (UCSD), in collaboration with San Diego State University (SDSU), offers a joint-doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology with several key areas of focus: Neuropsychology, Experimental Psychopathology and Behavioral Medicine/Health Psychology. Apply at San Diego State University (, and adhere to deadlines associated with that application process. You will be instructed to apply to UCSD after initial approval for the program at SDSU.

Program Info

Area of Study Health Sciences
Department Clinical Psychology: Joint Doctoral Program
Major Clinical Psychology
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Application Deadlines May 30, 2020 (Fall 2020)

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General is required.

GRE Subject Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Check the website for SDSU application. Not necessary for UCSD application.

Statement of Purpose


Check the website for SDSU application. Not necessary for UCSD application.


Not required

Contact Info

Campus Office 6363 Alvarado Ct. #103
Phone (619) 594-2246
Fax (619) 594-6780
Mailing Address
JDP in Clinical Psychology
San Diego State University
6363 Alvarado Court #103
San Diego, CA 92120-4913