Institute for Psychoanalysis, The

Office of Admissions
122 South Michigan Avenue Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60603

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Main telephone 312.922.7474
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Contact person name Alison Chandler
Contact person title Director of Education Administration
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 312.922.7474
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Public or private Private
Type of school Graduate only
Type of school Post-Graduate
Date founded 1932
Degrees offered Certificate programs only
School accreditation Approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education
Specialized accreditation American Psychoanalytic Association
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Population of city the school is in 2,695,600
Distance from campus to city center Located in city center
Public transportation to campus Yes
County Cook
School visit availability By appointment
Contact to set up school visit Admissions Office
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Total number of male undergraduate and graduate students 32
Total number of female undergraduate and graduate students 68
Total enrollment 105
Other enrollment information Most of our programs are post-graduate, non-degree.
Number of states and territories represented 12
Number of countries represented 6
Percentage of students 25 or older 100%
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Tuition year 2019-2020
Academic program/major Yes
Class load (number of credits taken) Yes
Student level (e.g., freshman, sophomore) Yes
Tuition refund policy A 100% refund is given is course/program is dropped within initial drop deadline. 75% refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) is given is course/program is dropped by final drop deadline.
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
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Scholarship list website Find more information on this website
Submit these forms We do not offer Federal financial aid. Scholarship information can be requested from
School year financial aid data is from 2019-2020
Percentage of students who received financial aid 5%
Average amount of financial aid awarded
Grant from the school $1,000
Percentage of students awarded each type of financial aid
Grant from the school 5%
Need-based scholarships and grants
Merit-based scholarships and grants
Other merit-based scholarship information We offer limited scholarships based on need.
Proprietary financial aid data are from ... (Financial aid data are for the 2019-2020 academic year.)
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Admissions contact person Admissions Office
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 312.922.7474
Electronic application website Find more information on this website
For incoming students Minimally difficult (about 95% of applicants accepted)
Other education requirements for admission Completion of a clinical graduate-level degree.
Fall* application deadline May 1
* Application dates for winter, spring, or summer term admission are likely to be different.
Admission is available Fall term
Application deadline May 1
Application fee $75-$200
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
College transcript Required for all students
Interview Required for all students
Letters of recommendation (#) 2
Letters of recommendation Required for all students
Written essay or personal statement Required for all students
Other application materials Curriculum Vitae
Copies of license and certificate of malpractice insurance, if applicable
Other application materials Required for all students
Recommendations Very important
Application essay Considered
Character/personal qualities Very important
Interview Very important
Talent or ability Very important
Level of applicant's interest Very important
Work experience Important
Accepted students can defer admission for a period of time Yes
Admission is available Fall
Letters of recommendation 2, required for all students
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Certificate or diploma Yes
School catalog website Find more information on this website
Academic calendar Quarters
Grading system pass/fail
Average class size
Lecture 12
Discussion 8
On-line/distance learning Yes
Main library name McLean Library
Conference/Workshop Yes
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Academic advising Yes
Disabilities contact title Admissions Office
Disabilities contact phone 312.922.7474
Registration assistance Yes
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Grad admissions contact person Admissions Office
Grad admissions contact e-mail address Email
Grad admissions contact phone (local) 312.922.7474
Total number of male graduate students 32
Total number of female graduate students 68
Total number of graduate students 105
Total enrollment 85
Admission requirements Must have an advanced degree - master's degree or higher for all programs except Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Thought, which requires a minimum of a Bachelor's degree.
Application deadline May 1
Application fee $75-$200; varies by program
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