Where will a degree in Clinical Psychology take you?


Graduates of our clinical psychology Psy.D. program are eligible to become licensed psychologists in the state of California as well as engage broadly in the ever-expanding field of clinical psychology in professional careers that include:   

  • Therapy and assessment
  • Supervision and management
  • Administration
  • Consulting
  • Research and education
  • Advocacy
  • Public policy

CIIS provided access to professors who challenged me and promoted a critical approach to learning. I was supported as I worked towards integrating the many different aspects of myself into a psychologist who has been able to give back to my community.

-Dr. Blanca Navarro, Licensed Psychologist at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute

Our Alumni in Action

Get inspired by their stories.

Alumna Jessica DiVento Dzuban, Global Head of Mental Health for YouTube, talks  about her mission and passion to bring the highest quality mental health content to users worldwide, and to keep those users safe and emotionally supported.

Celebrating the Achievement and Contributions of African Americans to the Mental Health Field

A conversation with the newest faculty member of the School of Professional Psychology and Health