Why Us?

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Set Yourself Apart

At The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, education is not just about theory—it is rooted in a commitment to innovation, service, and community. Our practitioner faculty integrate classroom learning with relevant, applicable examples from their own experiences in the field, providing students with valuable skills that they carry with them throughout their careers. Graduates emerge ready to make positive changes in diverse communities and organizations at a local and global level.

The Engaged Practitioner Model of Education

Our unique model of education provides students with a rich spectrum of practical experience and assists them in developing an inclusive approach to practice and research.

Our Model of Education

Hands-on Training

Through The Chicago School’s fieldwork and practicum opportunities, students spend more than 1.2 million hours serving our global community each year.

Hands-on Experience


For many graduates, working with underserved populations is a life-changing experience that they carry with them throughout their careers and for the rest of their lives.

Student Life


With 20 global academic partners, we offer many international and study abroad experiences, helping students develop a global perspective for various career fields.

International Opportunities

Student Success

With degrees ranging from Organizational Leadership to Clinical Psychology, our alumni have been empowered to turn their passions into successful professions.

Our Alumni Experiences