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Graduate School of Professional Psychology
Programs and specialties


The Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP) at the University of Denver has offered the Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) degree since 1976, and has been fully accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) since 1979.

GSPP introduced the Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology in 1999, the Master of Arts in International Disaster Psychology in 2005, the Master of Arts in Sport and Performance Psychology in 2007, the Master of Arts in Sport Coaching (online) in 2015, and the Graduate Certificate of Strength and Conditioning and Fitness Coaching (online) in 2018.

Please join us for an upcoming information session or contact us anytime to learn more about our programs: [email protected] or 303-871-2908.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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Online Information Sessions:

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In addition to the comprehensive generalist training students receive through our six degree-granting programs, students can also take specialty coursework to increase depth of theoretical knowledge and skills. We offer a variety of specialty coursework students can choose from. We are excited to offer the following innovative specialties within GSPP:

We understand that students may want to explore other areas of interest. In addition to these options, students have taken specialty coursework in many other areas, including, but not limited to:

  • child psychology
  • family therapy
  • forensic psychology
  • school psychology
  • treatment of women
  • and many others!

Training Centers and Clinics

Under the supervision of licensed professionals, GSPP students offer a broad range of confidential counseling and consulting services through the following on-site training centers:

The DU campus is located just minutes from downtown Denver, an ideal location for training opportunities with many local agencies and organizations including hospitals, mental health centers, schools, universities, youth centers, and private health care facilities.

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