Bachelor’s

Bachelor's completion programs in day and evening/online formats around the Bay Area.

Master’s

Students can become mental health professionals (MFT or LPCC) or go on to further study at the doctoral level. Classes offered around the Bay Area and online.

Ph.D.

Generalist training with a balance of clinical work and research. Offering the following areas of emphasis: Child & Family, Diversity & Community Mental Health, Forensic Psychology, LGBTQ Psychology, Meditation & Psychology, Neuropsychology, and Trauma.

Psy.D.

The PGSP-Stanford Psy.D. Consortium is a clinical psychology doctoral training program jointly run by Palo Alto University (PAU) and the Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

Bay Area Locations

Palo Alto University provides opportunities for students to attend classes in several locations:

Palo Alto | Los Altos | Cupertino | San Mateo | Monterey Bay | Global Online

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Achievements

PAU is recognized as a leader for serving military and veterans and named one of GI Jobs magazine’s “Military Friendly Schools”, an honor reserved for the top 15% of "veteran friendly" post-secondary institutions.

LEARN ABOUT VETERAN'S SERVICES AT PAU

Faculty Insights

Joyce Chu Ph.D. is the Co-Director of the Center for Excellence in Diversity. She also co-leads the Multicultural Suicide Research Center and the Ethnic Minority Mental Health Research Group at PAU, where her work is focused around depression and suicide in ethnic minority adult and geriatric populations.

READ DR. CHU'S BIOGRAPHY

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Diversity Excellence

At Palo Alto University (PAU), research, clinical training, services, community, and teaching are infused with a focus on diversity, underserved populations, and multicultural education. Students participate in Clinical Psychology Ph.D. and Psy.D., and psychology Masters and Bachelors programs where cultural diversity is a strength.

DIVERSITY AT PAU

Contact Us

1791 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Phone: (800) 818-6136 Fax: (650) 433-3888

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