Graduates Employment & Licensing

WSPP Graduates’ Primary Employment

Place of Employment Percentage
Private Practice 32%
Other Health Facilities 17%
Forensic & Corrections 10%
Hospitals 27%
Schools 15%

WSPP Graduates have found employment in a wide variety of professional practice settings. Many are working in psychiatric hospitals, general hospitals, forensic and correctional settings, schools, community clinics, other health facilities, and private practices.

A doctoral degree in clinical psychology prepares students for a wide variety of specialties within the field, including forensic, neuropsychology, child/adolescent, geropsychology, integrated care, and health psychology.


Graduates of WSPP are qualified to take the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP) and the examination given by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services for licensure as Psychologist in Wisconsin. A large number of graduates are listed in the National Register of Health Service Psychologists and we have graduates licensed in numerous states including Wisconsin, Minnesota, New York, California, and Florida where licensing requirements are most rigorous.