Apply for APA Membership

Step 1: Select the appropriate member category for you

  • I have a doctoral degree in psychology or a related field from a regionally accredited graduate or professional school (or a school that achieved such accreditation within 5 years of the doctoral degree)

OR

  • I have a doctoral degree in psychology or a related field from a foreign institution with U.S. equivalency
  • I have a master's degree in psychology or a related field from a regionally accredited institution or a foreign institution with U.S. equivalency

OR

  • I have completed 2 years of graduate study in psychology or a related field at a regionally accredited institution or a foreign institution with U.S. equivalency
  • I am a psychologist who lives outside the United States and Canada
  • I am enrolled as a high school student and interested in a career in psychology or want to learn what such a career is all about
  • I am enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in an institution of higher learning and I am taking courses in psychology
  • I teach psychology classes at a high school
  • I teach psychology classes at a community college