College of Arts & Sciences Clinical Psychology

Student Admissions, Outcomes & Other Data

Admissions Data

Year of Entry

2007
2008

2008
2009

2009
2010

2010
2011

2011
2012

2012
2013

2013
2014

Number of Applicants (year of entry)

95

69

47

67

76

108

98

Number Offered Admission

12

9

6

12

13

9

9

Size of Incoming Class

6

7

6

7

7

6

7

Number of Incoming Students Receiving Graduate Assistantships (and tuition reduction to 1/3 in-state)

6
100%

7
100%

6
100%

7
100%

7
100%

6
100%

7
100%

 

Scores for Admitted Students

2007
2008
n=6

2008
2009
n=7

2009
2010
n=6

2010
2011
n=7

2011
2012
n=7

2012
2013*
n=6

2013

2014
N=7

GRE-Verbal           "old" "new" "new"
     Average Score

547

513

527

543

527

510

153

159

     Median Score

525

550

550

570

520

518

154

159

GRE-Quantitative           "old" "new" "new"

     Average Score

628

603

583

679

630

601

147

151

     Median Score

660

590

530

570

610

638

151

150

GPA              
     Undergraduate (average) 3.86 3.49 3.7 3.71 3.67 3.57 3.66
*GRE scores were converted from "old" to "new" and vice versa, then averaged across students.


Internship Placement

Outcome of Internship Match
 
Year Applied for Internship
 
2006
2007
2007
2008
2008
2009
2009
2010
2010
2011
2011
2012
2012
2013
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students who sought or applied for internships
9 - 10 - 11 - 9 - 4 - 6 - 6 -
Students who obtained internships
9 100 9 90 9 82 8 89 4 100 6 100 5 83
Students who obtained APA/CPA-accredited internships
6 67 8 80 9 82 8 89 4 100 5 83 5 83
Students who obtained APPIC member internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited
3 3 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 0 0
Students who obtained full-time internships
9 100 9 90 9 82 8 89 4 100 6 100 5 83
Students who obtained paid internships
9 100 9 90 9 82 8 89 4 100 6 100 5 83

Internship Placement Outcome Summary (FY07-13)

N %
Total number of students who sought or applied for internships (N=51)
55 100
Students who obtained full-time internships in this time period
53 96
Students who obtained paid internships 53 96
Students who obtained APA/CPA-accredited internships 45 82
Students who obtained APPIC member internships that were not APA/CPA-accredited
5 9

Time to Degree Completion

Time to Completion for Students entering the Program
Outcome
Year in which Degrees were Conferred
 
2006
2007
2007
2008

2008
2009

2009
2010

2010
2011

2011
2012
2012
2013

Total
Total number of students with doctoral degree conferred on transcript
5 9 9 8 8 7 5 51
Mean number of years to complete the program
7.02 6.29 5.89 5.96 6.77 6.67 6.28 6.41
Median number of years to complete the program
6 6 5.33 5.5 6 5.33 5 5.5
Time to Degree Ranges
N % N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
    Students in less than 5 years
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 1 1
3
0 0 1 20 3 6
    Students in 5 years
0 0 4 44 3 33 3 38 2 2
5
4 5
7
2 40 1
8
35
    Students in 6 years
3 60 3 33 5 56 3 38 4 5
0
1 1
4
0 0 1
9
37
    Students in 7 years
1 20 0 0 1 11 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6
    Students in more than 7 years
1 20 2 22 0 0 0 0 1 1
3
2 2
9
2 40 8 16

For additional information regarding credit for prior graduate work and expectations regarding time to completion, please refer to the USD Clinical Psychology Program Graduate Handbook.

Attrition

 
Variable

Year of First Enrollment
 
2006
2007
2007
2008
2008
2009
2009
2010
2010
2011
2011
2012
2012
2013
N % N % N % N % N % N % N %
Students for whom this is the year of first enrollment (i.e. new students) 8 - 6 - 7 - 6 - 7 - 7 - 6 -
Students whose doctoral degrees were conferred on their transcripts 4 50 4 66 2 29 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 0
Students still enrolled in program 1 13 1 17 5 71 4 66 7 100 7 100 6 100
Students no longer enrolled for any reason other than conferral of doctoral degree
3 37 1 17 0 0 1 17 0 100 0 100 0 100

Licensure

Outcome

2003-2004 to 2010-2011

Total number of students with doctoral degrees conferred on transcript in time period 56
Number of students with doctoral degrees conferred on transcripts who became licensed doctoral psychologists in time period 49
Licensure percentage 88%