An individual pursuing postdoctoral training or experience in psychology shall be exempt from licensure pursuant to G.S. 90-270.4(d) if the following criteria are met:

(1)           the postdoctoral training or experience in psychology meets all the criteria set forth in 21 NCAC 54 .2009(i); and

(2)           the individual has completed all doctoral degree requirements for a program in psychology from an institution of higher education as defined in G.S. 90-270.2(5).  Evidence of completion of all degree requirements shall be in the form of either an official transcript showing the date on which the degree was conferred; or a letter from the registrar, dean of graduate school, or director of graduate studies verifying that all substantive and administrative requirements for the doctoral degree have been met without exception, and stating the date on which the doctoral degree will be awarded.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-270.4(d); 90-270.9;

Eff. September 1, 2005.