APA Accreditation Status

Program/Department Name: Department of Psychology, Ph.D. Program
Substantive Area: Clinical Psychology
Degree: Ph.D.

Department of Psychology
Box 870348
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Executive Summary: At the Spring meeting of 2017, the APA Commission on Accreditation voted to approve continued accreditation of the Clinical Ph.D. program at the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa – AL, with the next site visit scheduled 5 years from the date of the program’s last site visit. The 5 years decision is based on the CoA’s professional judgment that multiple minor deficiencies exist and/or deficiencies have been recently corrected.

Initial Accreditation Date: 2/1/1959
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Next Site Visit Date: 2023 (due to COVID impacts)

Additional Details: apa.org/ed/accreditation/index

Student Admissions, Outcomes and Other Data: Clinical Psychology

Content Updated: January 20, 2022

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Questions related to the program’s accreditation status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979 / Email: apaaccred@apa.org