The psychology department at Columbia University provides a foundation for graduate students who want to become therapists, counselors, or even human resource managers. Students interested in exploring this graduate degree learn how to conduct clinical studies, and how to work with clients in a therapy session. Before applying for graduate programs at Columbia, the admissions department recommends prospective students identify faculty members to help supervise their Ph.D. pursuit. It is common for students to complete an on or off-campus internship at a private practice or participate in a research study in the New York City metro.
For New York City residents with aspirations of pursuing a degree in psychology, Fordham University offers bachelor's and master’s programs designed to prepare students for jobs working in clinical settings. The university also offers Doctorate degrees in Applied Developmental Psychology and Clinical Psychology for those who wish to further their research experience and tap into the school’s local network for post-graduation job placement.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY||19 : 1||30,135|
|Binghamton University Vestal, NY||24 : 1||18,148|
|Fordham University Bronx, NY||22 : 1||16,364|
|Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY||28 : 1||26,782|
|Marist College Poughkeepsie, NY||28 : 1||6,600|