Category Archives: Applying to MSPP

Some Tips on Interviewing!

Hi everyone, my name is Kristen and I’m currently in my second year in the Clinical PsyD Program here at MSPP. This past weekend I had the privilege to be a part of one of the interview teams for Friday’s … Continue reading

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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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