The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is a nonprofit, regionally accredited institution with more than 4,000 students at campuses across the country (Chicago, Southern California, and Washington, D.C.) and online. As an innovator in the field of psychology and related behavioral science for 35 years, The Chicago School offers more than 20 degree programs and a wealth of opportunities for hands-on training and international experience. Here, not only will you receive a world-class education, but you’ll also learn from practitioner faculty who bring theory to life with relevant, real-world examples. You’ll also have access to a range of hands-on training opportunities and global learning experiences-helping you to build a relevant, robust resume that will set you apart.
The Chicago School is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). The Chicago School is also an active member of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology.
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
At The Chicago School, education is not just about theory-it is rooted in a commitment to innovation, service, and community, and taught by practitioner faculty who back up classroom learning with relevant, applicable examples from their own experiences. It is this approach that distinguishes us from other graduate schools and provides you with valuable skills that prepare you to make positive changes in the diverse communities, organizations, and individuals you will serve.
- Online M.A. in Forensic Psychology - Non-licensure Track
- Online M.A. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Applied Research Project Track
- Online Industrial and Organizational Psychology Generalist Certificate
The time is right for you to pursue your dream, and we are here to help make it happen. Graduate school can be a substantial financial commitment, but fortunately there are various ways you may fund your education and limit student debt. Our Financial Aid Office is committed to helping you overcome funding challenges by providing guidance so that you can make decisions that work with your budget.In most cases a combination of scholarships, fellowships, student loans, and paid employment (either inside or outside of the school) is necessary to cover tuition costs and fees. Many Chicago School students take advantage of the following opportunities:
- Work Study