Course and program requirements for the Psy.D. are stipulated in the University of Hartford Graduate Bulletin. The University reserves the right, at any time, to make whatever changes deemed necessary. A general outline of requirements is as follows:
- A minimum of 96 credits is required for the doctoral degree 12 of which are earned in practica and 3 of which are earned by completion of a Psy.D.
- Dissertation seminar.
- Demonstration of competence on both theoretical and clinical components of the Qualifying Examination.
- Completion of a one-year, full-time internship or two consecutive yearlong, half-time internships at an approved mental health facility.
- Completion of the Psy.D. Dissertation.