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PhD in Counseling Psychology Curriculum

Due to the recent consolidation into the department of psychology, the curriculum is currently under revision to reflect our new focus on Bachelor's level entry. Note: Students entering with a Master's degree will be able to transfer in some coursework. 

  • Psychology core courses
  • Counseling psychology core courses 
  • Practicum sequence
  • History, measurement, and developmental coursework
  • Electives
  • Statistics 
  • A statistics sequence that may be substituted for the doctoral language requirement
  • Thesis credits
  • Dissertation credits

Counseling Psychology Handbook

A thesis or thesis waiver completed as specified in the Graduate Student Manual of the Department of Psychology.

The comprehensive written examination is prepared, administered, and graded by program faculty.

Internship – 2,000 hours postmaster’s over no more than two years. The internship site must be approved in advance by the CPP Internship Committee.