Category Archives: Applying to MSPP

Nightmare After Christmas: One Student’s Application Process

‘Twas a few days after Christmas, and Jenny was recovering from the busiest semester ever.  Honors courses with 8 hours of homework per day, plus a thesis first draft to do.  With all this on her mind, applying to graduate … Continue reading

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Application Process Memories

I’m home. Winter vacations have just started and I feel deeply blessed of being home, near the ocean, enjoying the perfect caribbean weather at Cancun. I got to see practically my WHOLE family last Saturday: 52 people from all over … Continue reading

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A 2nd Guest Blog from Judi: Applying to MSPP

Applying to MSPP I chose to apply only to MSPP’s doctoral program, but I had been in graduate school twice before and I had an idea of what the process would involve.  Not surprisingly, the application process for MSPP was … Continue reading

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Application Advice

Once you decide that you’d like to apply to MSPP, I recommend checking out the website to make sure that you meet the pre-requisites (http://mspp.edu/admissions/apply/counseling-psych-ma.asp).  For the 2011-2012 academic year the application deadline for general consideration into the M.A. Counseling … Continue reading

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8 Useful Tips!

It’s that time of the year…application time! A time filled with tracking down professors for recommendation letters, writing essays, sitting in front of your blank computer screen, and making the decision to continue your education.  Applying to a doctoral program can … Continue reading

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M.A. vs PsyD part III

To continue my blogs concerning why MSPP students chose specific programs, here are two more responses from a second year Forensic Counseling Program student and a second year PsyD student: Kelly Dean, a Forensic student, wrote, “Basically, I was looking … Continue reading

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Additional Reasons for the M.A. vs PsyD

I wanted to include another quote from a fellow MA Counseling student on why she chose the MA program, which was the topic of my blog (http://msppblog.wordpress.com/2010/11/23/m-a-vs-psyd/) posted earlier this week: Beth Huey wrote, “I had originally thought that the only … Continue reading

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M.A. vs PsyD

Some of you may be wondering why I chose the MA Counseling Program instead of the PsyD Program.  In case you didn’t know already, I am actually a transfer student.  I originally started a PsyD program down in Florida after … Continue reading

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Why go back to school? Why MSPP?

A guest blog by 2nd year Clinical Psychology, PsyD student, Judi Pasino  I worked as a hospital chaplain for 11 years, and found great fulfillment in the care and comfort I provided to the people I met.  From the start, however, … Continue reading

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