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A doctoral degree in a health service provider subfield currently comes with an average of $63,078 in debt for PhDs and $101,606 for PsyDs—with the median debt almost doubling over the last 10 years for both groups.


Source: APA Doctorate Employment Survey. Compiled by APA's Center for Workforce Studies, August 2009. Note: Bureau of Labor Statistics inflation calculations were used to adjust debt amounts.