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I would like to study outside the United States. Will my degree be equivalent to one earned in the United States?
There are many issues related to academic equivalency of different degree programs across nations, even English-speaking countries such as the United States and United Kingdom. Although these issues are being addressed by educators, including psychologists, they remain unresolved. A university registrar may be able to offer you guidance on how equivalence of international academic credentials is verified.
Should you plan to pursue a career in psychology that includes practicing in the United States, be aware that there are statutory and regulatory requirements for licensure in the different state (and Canadian provincial) jurisdictions, and you should try to determine in advance how your education and training outside the United States will meet those requirements.