The community psychology doctoral program at Wichita State University offers educational, research and practice experiences in real world community organizations and uses an apprenticeship model of education, giving students extensive experience in community research and practice work groups led by faculty mentors.
Educational experiences with community organizations include:
Classroom experiences emphasize:
Wichita provides a rich setting for our program. As a public university WSU has long-established ties to the core leadership of our human service organizations, our medical and educational training facilities, and local business community.
Our graduates have found employment as researchers at NIH, as faculty members at leading universities, as directors of local agencies, and as innovators in human service organizations throughout the region and nation.
Explore more about our department and the Wichita State Community Psychology experience through these videos:
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Greg Meissen, PhD
Professor & Coordinator
Community Psychology Doctoral Program
Department of Psychology
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount, Box 34
Wichita , KS 67260-0034