The University of Arizona’s Graduate School of Psychology was recently named the number one public university in the United States for its doctoral program in Psychology, according to a study by the American Psychological Association. This prestigious award is given annually based on various criteria. Among the criteria are research quality, teaching effectiveness, the graduate student ratio and financial aid availability.
The University of Phoenix, another renowned institution has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs. The accreditation is not a reflection of the academic achievements but rather on the extent of research conducted and the impact it has on the community. The Graduate School of Psychology at the University of Arizona is recognized for its excellence in teaching, research and its commitment to public service and social justice. The degree is a perfect blend of theoretical understanding, practical application and leadership skills. Students who have completed the program are well equipped to engage in a wide range of career fields including clinical psychology, criminal justice and organizational development.
Dr. Robert T. Gottlieb is the Director of the Graduate School of Psychology at the University of Phoenix. His extensive research and expertise as an educator and professor of psychology, has led him to establish a number of innovative programs in leadership development. Among his doctoral students are John Koss; Susan Fiske, Lisa M. Gratz, and Joseph L. Taylor. John Koss is the only doctoral candidate with a doctorate in education; she is an associate professor in the department of education. Lisa M. Gratz is a PhD candidate in the department of psychology; she has been awarded the National Academy of Sciences’ award for her doctoral dissertation; Joseph L. Taylor is a PhD candidate in the department of psychology and has been appointed professor of psychology at University College London. All these are just a few of the students who have come through Dr. Gottlieb Richard T Psyd in Phoenix AZ.