Psychoanalytic Certificate Program —

a nationally accredited, graduate program leading to certification as a professional psychoanalyst.

Program Description

Nationally accredited since 1990, graduates of the Certificate Psychoanalytic Program are eligible to apply for New Jersey State Certification as a Psychoanalyst.

The Certificate program is designed to provide the  student with a broad foundation in the fundamentals of psychoanalysis. The mission of ACAP’s Certificate program is to train individuals in the theory and practice of Modern Psychoanalysis. The program consists of academic coursework, supervised clinical practice and personal analysis to prepare students to enter the profession of psychoanalysis at the most advanced level. Students work with patients at the North Jersey Consultation Center (NJCC).

Distance Learning students are welcome.

Please click here to see the course descriptions and schedule.

Courses will meet for 2hrs 10mins for 16 weeks. Summer session meets for 9 weeks. Examination Week is the last week of each semester. Further psychoanalytic laboratory experiences are required to complete ACAP courses. They may be obtained by attending Clinical Workshops, Conferences & Meetings.

How to Apply

To apply, please click here. 

Registration Fee*
Late Fee for Registration Received
Certificate Course Tuition
Small Group Supervision
Research Supervision Tutorial
Transcript of Student Record (ACAP)
Graduation (ACAP)
Leave of Absence  $100
*Covers Administrative, Library, PEP, Journal and Student Activity Fees ACAP welcomes all applicants who are interested in modern psychoanalysis. To apply to the Certificate program, please click here to download the Application for Admission packet. For returning students, please submit ANNUAL CONFIRMATION OF ANALYSIS. This form must be submitted with your registration and is included in the Application for Admission packet above.

Registration application for  courses. Click here