The JPA NYS Psychoanalytic License Qualifying Program can be completed in five years of full time matriculation. However, the Program is designed to accommodate to the personal lives and professional commitments of its candidates. Candidates are encouraged to move at their own pace.
The overall class structure is as follows: There are 33 weeks of coursework divided into three 11-week trimesters per year. Each trimester has ten weeks of the on-going classes, plus one community-wide clinical evening. Classes are typically held on Monday evenings in New York City. There are three class periods, (4:00 to 5:30, 6:30 to 8:00 and 8:30 to 10:00)