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Applying for a License

Application Requirements
The Mississippi Board of Psychology processes all applications through the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) using the Psychology Licensure Universal System (PLUS) program.

Apply for a License
To apply for a license to practice psychology in the state of Mississippi, review the Mississippi Board of Psychology Rules and Regulations to ensure that you meet all requirements for a license in Mississippi. Application fees are not refundable.

Examination for the Professional Practice of Psychology (EPPP)
Passage of this written examination is required prior to licensure in Mississippi. For more information about the exam, try this link. It will take you to the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) web site which has a wealth of information about the EPPP and other information about licensing.

APA Accredited Academic Programs​
This electronic listing of accredited programs is for informational purposes only and should not be used for official credential review.

APA Accredited Internship/Residency
This electronic listing of accredited programs is for informational purposes only and should not be used for official credential review.

Civil Commitment Certification
The MS Board of Psychology offers licensed psychologists training and certification for civil commitment evaluations. This training and examination is typically provided at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Psychological Association. Contact the Board for application details, cost, etc.