Asked in Health, Mental Health, Doctors
You are a graduate in psychology you want to become a psychiatrist what should you do?
If you want to be a psychiatrist, then you need to go to medical school.
How many years of college do you have to go through to receive your doctorate?
A PhD, Doctorate of Philosophy, will usually take you about 8 years. It takes roughly 4 years to obtain a Bachelors Degree, then you go to Graduate School to obtain a PhD. Medical Doctors have a very similar path, instead of Graduate School, they go to Medical School or something like it, and can end up with either a M.D. (Medical Doctorate) or a D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine) ...
How many years of training do you need to become a geneticist?
There are two basic routes to become a geneticist. You can become a medical doctor and specialize in genetics, or you can get a PhD in Genetics. If you go the medical doctor route, it would take a minimum of 11 years after high school. If you go the PhD route, it would take about 8 years after high school. ...
Asked in The Difference Between
What is the difference between a psychiatrics and pychology?
Psychiatrists go to medical school and study aspects of psychology plus medicine where as psychology is just the study of behavior and the mental processes ...
Asked in History of Science
What type of psychology did William James practice?
well the pyshology that William James practice was his medical school but he had to go to Harvard before he could start his career so all he did was to get back into school so he could become a psychology.......... ...
Asked in Ben Carson
What medical school did Ben Carson go to?
Ben Carson after graduating with honours from High school, attended Yale University where he achieved a BA. psychology degree before enrolling at the University of Michigan's medical school. Here he chose Neurosurgery not Psychology. On qualifying he took up a residency at John Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland. ...
What school do I have to go to to become a medical examiner?
To become a medical examiner, you have to become a medical doctor. So you can go to any certified medical school. ...
How long do you have to go to school to be a Doctor's Assistant?
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Asked in Health, Mental Health, Doctors
How do you become a psychiatrist?
Go to University or College and take a bachelors of Arts or Science which specializes in Psychology. Then you attend the same or another Collegue or University to get a Master's degree, and then an other to obtain a PhD or Medical Degree. Psychiatrist can write medical prescriptions, whereas psychologists cannot. This is why Psychiatrist require significantly more scientific and medical education. ...
Where can I go to psychology school?
If you want to go to a good school for psychology in Virginia- several good options are: University of Virginia, James Madison University, and Old Dominion University. ...
Asked in Pediatricians, Doctors
What do pediatricians major in while in college?
There is no particular major that doctors need to take before they go to medical school, though many choose a science major. Biology is probably the most common major, but other sciences are common, and even some people with literature or psychology can go to medical school. ...
What schools offer counseling degrees?
I would go to any state school. Most have degrees in psychology. You are then going to have to go to grad school. University of Delaware has a great program in psychology. ...
Asked in Education
Does a DO have to go to medical school to become an MD?
A DO is a certified medical doctor, and can do everything an MD does, only they are given extra training in osteopathic medicine. If a DO wanted to pursue an MD degree they would have to be accepted, enroll and complete training in an allopathic medical school. This, however, would be completely stupid. It would be like someone with a BA in psychology going back to school to get a BS in psychology. It would accomplish nothing more than turning a physician into........(wait...
Asked in Pediatricians
What type of college do you need to go to be a pediatrician?
Medical School to get your MD, then you have to specialize which is even more medical school Medical School to get your MD, then you have to specialize which is even more medical school ...