Know your program: What is it that this program has that makes you want
to go there? Research your program as much as you can.
How to finance your education: Look into loans,
fellowships/scholarships, and research/ teaching assistantships.
APA accreditation: The American Psychological Association accredits
programs that meet acceptable professional training standards.
When to apply: Schools vary in their deadlines, although most rage from
January 1 through February 15.
Number of applications to submit: It depends,because there is no magic figure for
number of programs to apply. You can apply to 1 program, and get
accepted, but you can also apply to 20, and not get accepted...