Category Archives: Applying to MSPP

Final Blog!

I’m sad to say that this will be my last blog here at MSPP. I’ve really enjoyed this experience; it allowed me to vent while also providing prospective students with some important information. I hate to see this experience be … Continue reading

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En Route Masters for Clinical PsyD Program

It’s almost the end of my second year here at MSPP and I’m looking forward to the end of the semester. Not only will classes be done soon (2 weeks!!), but I’ll also be getting my Masters! This will be … Continue reading

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Why I Chose MSPP’s School Psychology Program

I heard about MSPP from a girl I went to UMass with who worked in the same psychology lab as me. She graduated the year before me and told me when she got accepted to MSPP’s forensic psychology program. I … Continue reading

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Why MSPP? Accepting Your Acceptance Letter!

Some of you may be deciding which school to attend after receiving multiple acceptance letters in the past few weeks! Personally, I chose MSPP because of the small community atmosphere, the individualized attention from professors, the field placement opportunities, and … Continue reading

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On being a broke grad student

Being a poor grad student is never fun, but often comes with the territory of working toward an advanced degree. A lot of prospective students wonder how they can afford a degree while taking a full course load, putting in … Continue reading

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Summer Semester

Last Friday, registration for summer classes opened at 9:00 am. I was at my computer, ready to go and as soon as 9:00 hit, I logged into SSIG on MyCampus to register. I couldn’t believe that some of the classes … Continue reading

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An MSPP Filled Weekend!

This past weekend I was involved with MSPP academically, voluntarily, and socially!  On Saturday I attended a very successful Interview Day.  I was a student interviewer who helped to lead the group interview round, as well as five individual interviews.  … Continue reading

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Why I chose the PsyD over the PhD and MA.

Deciding to go to Graduate School is a hard decision, but making the choice as to which program would be the best fit can be daunting. I obviously cannot make the decision for you, but I can let you know … Continue reading

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Interview Day!

This weekend I am volunteering at MSPP for interview day! Along with a professor, I’ll be conducting interviews with M.A. Counseling applicants. If you’re one of the lucky folks attending interview day this Saturday, February 26th, how prepared are you? … Continue reading

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My Experience as a 1st & 2nd Year Student in the Clinical PsyD Program

When I made the decision to enter grad school I knew it’d be a difficult and arduous task. I had been out of school a year and knew that I had lost some of the work ethic that had dominated … Continue reading

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